March 19, 2013. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, members of the Northwest Regional Primary Care Association discuss strategies for better integrating public health and primary care.

February 19, 2013. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, communications specialists from Washington State explore strategies for communicating public health messages.

January 15, 2013. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, representatives from state and local health jurisdictions deconstruct their decision-making processes to activate Incident Command, respond to emergencies, and ensure business continuity.

December 18, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Jean O'Connor, JD, DrPH, discusses the origins and progress of the movement toward coordinated care organizations (CCOs) in Oregon.

November 20, 2012. This one-hour Hot Topics webinar reviews coal's life cycle and discusses how it adversely influences human and environmental health.

October 23, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, we discuss how leaders can strategically respond to financial challenges and shifting responsibilities in public health.

September 18, 2012. This one-hour Hot Topics webinar discusses how a sense of connectedness can help community health and is a critical influence on the future of public health practice.

August 14, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Susan Allan, MD, JD, MPH, provides a practical perspective for working effectively with public health law and legal counsel.

July 31, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, a panel of public health leaders share their perspectives on declaring and responding to the pertussis epidemic.

June 12, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Amalia Leighton, PE, Civil Engineer and Planner, explains comprehensive plans and incorporating health into their development.

May 8, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, staff from Clark County Washington discuss lessons learned from implementing an Emergency Community Notification System (ECNS).

April 24, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Joe Finkbonner, RPh, MHA, and Bud Nicola, MD, MHSA, gives an overview of the national accreditation system with insight into tribal health departments.

March 20, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Jeffrey Levi, PhD provides an update on the technical aspects of the reform and why public health practitioners can be hopeful about the changes.

February 21, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Jim Reid, MPA, presents a framework for collaborative negotiations and discusses how to reduce conflict and create agreements that meet the mutual needs of all parties.

January 10, 2012. In this one-hour Hot Topics webinar, Joplin Police Chief, Lane Roberts, discusses the details and decisions that made this a successful coordinated response between state and local emergency management staff.