Training & Education


An AI/AN Cultural Awareness Orientation for Curriculum:

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OK2SHARE Tutorial:

OK2SHARE is a web-based data query system that allows users to access public health datasets for the state of Oklahoma. The data used here are only intended to support evidence-based decision making for improving, evaluating, informing, and implementing public health in the state.

For a tutorial on the how to use the website and access data, click here.

For a PDF version of the tutorial, click here.



Healthy Weight Plans: Developing, Implementing, and Engaging Partners in the Process

This webinar is sponsored by Collaborate for Healthy Weight. If you're inerested in helping reduce obesity, the discussion will engages the "developing and implementing healthy weight plans" and "engaging partners in community-based obesity prevention initiatives."

Minority Health Project to Eliminate Health Disparities

The UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health has a great series of webinars covering many topics in health disparities research. Take a look at some of their archived material.

Oklahoma Geriatric Education Center Webinars

This is an excellent collection of 48 presentations covering issues of geriatric patient care, preparedness, ethics, and public health.

Webinar Invitation - Bullying and Suicide Prevention

The Suicide Prevention Resource Center hosted a webinar on 2/2/2012, and this invitation also contains links to additional information on understanding and preventing bullying.


Presentations & Articles:

Primary Care and Public Health Integration, Strategic Priorities, & American Journal of Public Health Special Issue

The American Journal of Public Health recently released a special issue of the journal covering topics of public health, primary care, health promotion, and the need to integrate these systems. Check out their in-depth articles for more information.

"Million Hearts" Heart Attack and Stroke Initiative

The CDC and CMS are co-leading an initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes in 5 years. The above link contains a detailed presentation on the initiative, as well as additional resource material on the campaign.

Health and Equity Metrics for Sustainable Public Policy

Rajiv Bhatia, MD, MPH from the San Francisco Department of Public Health delivers a keynote speech at the 2012 OPHA conference in Norman, OK.

Orientation to Public Health in Oklahoma

Those interested in a high-level overview of public health will find this presentation helpful and informative.

COPH Public Health Rundown

This powerpoint presentation offers broad information on general public health, Oklahoma health statistics, and recent breakthroughs.



This is Public Health Campaign

23 and 1/2 Hours: What is the Single Best Thing We Can Do for Our Health?


Conference Material:

OPHA 2012 Brochure & OPHA 2012 Conference Agenda

The Oklahoma Public Health Association hosted their 73rd annual conference in Norman, OK on April 5-6. Find out about all that took place in the above links.


OPHTC and Partner Documents:

PHTC Registration form 01May12

PHTC General Training Form 20Dec11

PHTC Evaluation Form 02Feb12

PHTC Training Required Documents 2Feb12


Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals:

The Core Competencies are a set of skills that public health professionals may wish to have, in order to more effectively promote health in their communities.

The Council on Linkages between Academic and Public Health Practice design these skills to best understand and assess public health workforce needs. Click the link below to learn more about the Core Comptencies.

Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals