The MCH Navigator’s new Evaluation Learning Bundle presents introductions to the six steps of program evaluation in short video podcasts.
The new Title V Transformation Tools Portal, developed by the MCH Navigator in collaboration with the National MCH Workforce Development Center, crosswalks each National Performance Measure (NPM) and its corresponding knowledge and skills sets with specific learning opportunities and resources.
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.
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.
The Division of MCH Workforce Development (DMCHWD) prepares and empowers maternal and child health leaders from diverse communities to promote health equity and wellness, and reduce disparities in health and health care. This month, DMCHWD is pleased to share highlights from across the MCH Training network on Diversity and Health Equity.
The Division is also pleased to release the DMCHWD Diversity and Cultural Competency Fact Sheet, which provides information on DMCHWD’s strategic investments and data collection.
DMCHWD is proud to announce the 10 winners for Phase 1 of MCHB’s Using Technology to Prevent Childhood Obesity in Low-Income Families and Communities Challenge. Winners were awarded $10,000 and will move on to Phase 2 to develop their innovative ideas. Using different approaches and technology platforms, winning designs aim to empower low-income families to achieve healthy lifestyles and improve the health of communities across the U.S.
DMCHWD recently held the 2018 DMCHWD Grantee Virtual Meeting on “How to Tell Your Program’s Story to Key Stakeholders.” The meeting addressed how to compose and share program stories from a high-level perspective, emphasizing effectiveness, impact, and interaction with key audiences.
DMCHWD has released the fourth edition of the MCH Leadership Competencies, which have supported current and future MCH leaders since their initial release in 2007.