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Off the Cuff - October 16, 2017
Off the Cuff: Domain 3/Health Systems Updates
Information from state and national partners
Facilitated by the Cardiovascular Health Network of NACDD
Issue 83
October 16, 2017

News and Resources from CDC, NACDD, and National Partners

From CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program and NACDD CVH Team:
Request for Applications for GIS Training on Blood Pressure Medication Adherence

NACDD, in partnership with CDC and the Children’s Environmental Health Initiative at Rice University, is pleased to announce the release of the 2018 Request for Applications for the Advanced Thematic GIS Trainings for State Health Departments: Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to Address Blood Pressure Medication Adherence. All state health departments are eligible to apply, with the exception of states that attended previously (i.e., Arkansas, California, Minnesota, and Montana). Applications are due November 10, 2017, with notification of award by December 1, 2017. For additional information go to the NACDD GIS webpage.

Register now for the November GIS Virtual Training from CDC, NACDD, and Rice University

Beginning this fall, CDC, NACDD, and Rice will offer three webinar-based trainings on a range of GIS skills that will support the work of health department staff towards chronic disease surveillance and prevention. The second training, Understanding geographic access through proximity based analyses, will take place Tuesday, November 7 through Tuesday, November 14. Each training will take place during regular business hours over the course of one week and will include a combination of webinars, assignments and office hours, with an expected participation commitment of 10 hours. Participants will be enrolled first-come, first-served until all spaces are filled, with 25 spaces per training. Registration opens at 1:30 p.m. ET, Monday, Oct. 16. For details on the training series and to register, please visit the NACDD GIS webpage.

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