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Obesity and the health and legislative/policy's aimed to end it

OBESITY: This health issue has become one of the most focused upon health issues of the 21st century. Obesity has become the leading preven…


0 Aug 14, 2013

Obesity on the Rise and Laws made to Suppress it

Since obesity has been on the rise since the 1960s there have been laws implemented in schools, stores, and major franchise restaurants suc…

Started by Raelene Jimenez

0 Aug 13, 2013

Childhood Obesity as a Growing Public Health Issue and What U.S. is Doing About it.

According to NCCOR, childhood obesity in the United States is a growing public health problem that affects nearly a third of youth who are…

Started by Carina De La Cueva

0 Aug 12, 2013

Who Will Teach Nursing?

I am interning at a nursing school this summer in Salinas. My preceptor sent me this link to a great article that talks about just one of t…

Started by Stephanie Huerta

1 Aug 1, 2013
Reply by Marvin Kenneth Juacalla

The cost of giving birth in the USA

After watching some of the videos on the site, I had to post this NYT article about how expensive it is to give birth in the US, which is t…

Started by Nozil Policard

3 Jul 15, 2013
Reply by Amani Abdallah

Top 10 Health Quotes on Healthcare Innovation

Hi all, I follow sites on innovation and creativity (as well as leadership).  This is posted from a Harvard symposium on Health Care innova…

Started by Lydia Oxendine

0 Jul 14, 2013

3rd Annual NYC Climate Justice Youth Summit

NYC has witnessed a number of climatic events in the past 3 years and the most recently we cannot forget: Hurricane Sandy. The NYC Climate…

Started by Cynthia Moices

0 Jul 11, 2013

Resources: Advocacy, Grad School, GRE, and Resume

Hi HCC family! I was cleaning out my files and came across some resources I thought would be helpful to share. One is an advocacy-101 that…

Started by Chelsea Kolander

5 Jul 10, 2013
Reply by Josue Fernandez

Upcoming Webinar: Gauging the Safety Net Medical Home Initiative's Impact on Primary Care

For those who might be interested here is an opportunity to join in a webinar hosted by The Commonwealth Fund on the Safety Net Medical Hom…

Started by Jason Mose

0 Jul 8, 2013

Grad School in the Fall

Anyone starting graduate school in the Fall? Care to share where you will be going and what you will be studying?  

Started by Patrick Ramirez

5 Jul 5, 2013
Reply by Nozil Policard


Job Opportunities

Community Health Summer Jobs: Lawrence, MA

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Clinic Manager, Transit Village Family Medicine Department

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Clinic Manager, Transit Village Pediatrics Department

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HCC & ASPPH Co-Hosted Graduate School Webinar | Weds, Dec. 6, 12pmPST/3pmEST

Started by Janet Umenta Nov 29, 2017. 0 Replies

Interested in applying to graduate schools for public health?HCC has partnered with the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) to provide you expert advice on the application process and share tips and tricks for building a…Continue

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