Events & Training

The Alliance posts events, conferences, networking and training opportunities in school-based health care. Contact us at info@wasbha.org if you have an event to share here.

E-cigarettes – What are the Facts Behind All That Vapor?

Webinar Opportunity:  E-cigarettes – What are the Facts Behind All That Vapor?

When: Friday 6/14  from 11am-12pm EST

Register here:  https://cc.readytalk.com/registration/#/?meeting=2qh2tj3mw5wr&campaign=qpakctdan4vj

Use of E-cigarette products is at epidemic levels for teens and young adults. The purpose of this webinar is to inform dental providers about the products, trends for use, and health harms and benefits of e-cigarette use. The program will also provide information about the effects of e-cigarette flavors on oral health. Finally, participants will learn about the efforts to address the harms that e-cigarette products pose to young people the first -of-its-kind e-cigarette quit program to address the significant rise in youth vaping.

Brian King, PhD, MPH, is the Deputy Director for Research Translation in CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health. Dr. King has worked for nearly 15 years to provide scientific evidence to inform tobacco control policy and to communicate this information to stakeholders. He has authored more than 150 scientific articles on tobacco control. He was a contributing author to the 50th Anniversary Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health, the lead author of CDC’s 2014 “Best Practices for Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs” report, and senior associate editor of the 2016 Surgeon General’s Report on E-cigarette Use Among Youth and Young adults.

Training Opportunity: Reproductive Health Screenings

Reproductive Health Screenings: Implementing One Key Question

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/one-key-question-implementing-pregnancy-intentions-screenings-tickets-60312043947

Contact: Caroline Sedano, sedanoc@crhn.org

One Key Question® is a groundbreaking and simple service that encourages health care and social service providers and others to routinely ask women about their reproductive health needs. By asking: “Would you like to become pregnant in the next year?” clinicians and others can more fully support women’s health needs. Power to Decide and Cascade Pacific Action Alliance are offering a one-day One Key Question® training. Light breakfast and lunch is provided. Attendees of the training will be certified as One Key Question® providers.

This training is free and CMEs are available!

Who should attend?
Community based organizations, clinical providers, or public health department staff interested in improving maternal and child health. Space is limited, so please contact sedanoc@crhn.org if you have questions about who should attend.

Time and Location
June 4, 8:30-3 PM
ESD 113, 6005 Tyee Drive SW, Tumwater, WA

Student Health Summit 2019

The Washington School-Based Health Alliance is pleased to host the

Student Health Summit 2019

Reaching New Heights in School-Based Health Care

Friday, May 3, 2019, 9:00am-4:00pm
The Museum of Flight, Seattle

Join us for a day of learning, networking, and joining forces to advance school-based health care in Washington state.

See the conference webpage for event, location and registration details.
Or click HERE directly to register.

SBHC Planning & Start-Up: Experiences from the Field & Lessons Learned

Join Us

The Washington School-Based Health Alliance will be hosting a Zoom conference call to share experiences and lessons learned in school-based health center (SBHC) planning & start-up. A panel representing several Washington SBHC sponsors from across the state will share their experience followed by Q&A.

WHEN:  Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 9:00-10:30am

If you are interested in joining this call, please let Sandy Lennon know by emailing info@wasbha.org.  A calendar invitation with Zoom link will be sent the week prior.

Participant space is limited. If you have multiple people per organization interested in joining, consider joining the call together through one phone or computer if possible.