Public Health Pronto is the MCH Navigator’s newest microlearning project that allows you to participate in short bursts of learning through the year to improve your public health skills. This program focuses on the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals through short, ongoing bursts of learning that encourage learners to proceed at their own pace, all while being engaged in a collaborative environment.
The Healthy Tomorrows Program, in cooperation with Altarum Institute, has created an infographic to highlight investments in the program since 1989, and demonstrate the impact, reach, and sustainability of projects after federal funding ends.
Discretionary Grant Information System
Maternal and Child Health Discretionary Grants fund more than 900 projects through 88 programs each year. The Discretionary Grant Information System (DGIS) collects program and performance measure data...
The Division of MCH Workforce Development is excited to launch our new website! We welcome any feedback you may have. In addition, we’d like to highlight a few ways to engage:
In Fiscal Year 2016, the Division of MCH Workforce Development awarded 152 grants, an investment of $47 million. Grants are awarded to develop trainees for leadership roles in the areas of MCH teaching, research, clinical practice, public health administration and policy making, and community-based programs. In addition, grantees in community practice often support the development of family-centered, culturally competent pediatric clinicians and public health professionals. Currently, Healthy Tomorrows funds 39 grants across 22 states.
In April, DMCHWD highlights Autism Awareness Month by sharing the inspiring work of our grantees and trainees as well as upcoming events, recent news, and publications from around the network.
The Division of MCH Workforce Development (DMCHWD) is committed to addressing current and emerging MCH workforce needs by engaging with and providing support to MCH leaders in practice, academics, and policy. Find out how our Division, Programs, Grantees, and Trainees are showing their commitment to Workforce Development.
The DMCHWD extends a warm welcome to Allison Muzzey (LEAH), Alyssa Bosold (CoE), Emily Pietrantone (PPC), Holly Hodges (DBP), Meg Versteegen (Catalyst), Michelle Gin (LEAH, SPH), Nathan Fields (LEND), Raven Wright (Pipeline), Shelly Johnston (Nutrition), and Yuka Asada (SPH, Nutrition).
Technical Assistance Webinar Archive for Autism CARES Funding Opportunity
On December 15, 2016 the Division of MCH Workforce Development held a Funding Opportunity Announcement Technical Assistance Webinar for the Autism CARES Act National Interdisciplinary Training Resource Center (HRSA-17-010).
This Autism Awareness Month the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) LEND is celebrating the success of its advocacy efforts in New Jersey.
The Kennedy Krieger LEND sponsored a continuing education course on Autism, March 20-22, 2017.
East Tennessee State University Department of Pediatrics
AMCHP 2017 Annual Conference
MCH Training Program Leaders Honored With 2017 AMCHP Awards - Lewis Margolis, MD and Rylin Rodgers, BA
Yair Bannett MD, and David Ansel (Program Director)
MNLEND Community Fellow Lucinda Wasserburg