Executive Committee Meetings/Minutes, Bylaws and Governance, Financials
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2022 Session Theme – Public Health Law Topics for Boards of Health and Health Departments
These are in-person sessions only*
May 14th – Holiday Inn in Marlborough, MA
May 21st – Clarion Hotel and Conference Center in Taunton, MA
June 11th – The Delaney House in Holyoke, MA
*Note: A virtual, remote Certificate Program will be held at a date to be determined.
Combatting the Omicron Surge: Latest Updates
January 25, 2022, 12 pm
What have researchers learned about Omicron since it first emerged, and how should that inform guidelines for living and working?
What can Omicron—with its many evasive mutations—tell us about preparing for the next variant?
Join Harvard Chan epidemiologist Bill Hanage for a free, live-streamed Q&A with Elana Gordon of The World.
Find new public health live and recorded seminars at https://mahb.org/public-health-webinars/
Evidence Supporting School Reopenings in Massachusetts
You will be able to download a 2-page sample BOH Position Statement to use for your Town or City.
Laying a Solid Foundation – Tobacco Laws Pertaining to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Download your copy today — https://mahb.org/laying-a-solid-foundation-tobacco-laws-pertaining-to-the-commonwealth-of-massachusetts/
DPH COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions and Needed Information
Massachusetts Association of Health Boards
Massachusetts Boards of Health are responsible under general laws, state and local regulations, for disease prevention and control, health and environmental protection, and promoting a healthy community.
COVID-19 -- Legal BOH Guidance from the Massachusetts Association of Health Board
We will be posting guidance’s and recommendations for common legal public health questions that we have been receiving. Please click on the following link to view our latest set of guidance’s and recommendations.
Local Public Health Practice Webinars and Courses
Visit the link below to obtain access to all future live events and past recorded Webinars on a variety of public health practice topics brought to you by MAHB epidemiology and health policy colleagues of the Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation and Practice (EPREP) Program, Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health.
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Weekly SARS-CoV-2 screening of asymptomatic students and staff to guide and evaluate strategies for safer in-person learning
Examining the effect of information channel on COVID-19 vaccine acceptance
Predictors of COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Socio-demographics, Co-Morbidity and Past Racial Discrimination
Dr. Testa, President of MAHB, and Drs. Savoia and Piltch-Loeb, faculty in the MAHB Certificate Program, are all members of the Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation and Practice (EPREP) program and the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health.
2022 Session Theme - Public Health Law Topics for Boards of Health and Health Departments These are in-person sessions only - A virtual, remote Certificate Program will be held at a date to be determined. Fee: $90 - Includes Breakfast, Lunch & Snacks May 14th ...
Please join the Massachusetts Health Officers Association in observing Public Health Week 2022! The Public Health Museum is hosting three exciting events during this year's Public Health Week, and we are especially excited for the event taking place on Friday, April...
Memorandum To Local Boards Of Health Regarding Threats To Cause Lifting Of Covid-19 Mandates Allegation/Response -- READ BELOW For Copy of PDF Memo, Click on --> Final Memo Allegation.Response 3.4.22 Local board of health members and staff have shared...
Combatting the Omicron Surge: Latest Updates January 25, 2022, 12 pm What have researchers learned about Omicron since it first emerged, and how should that inform guidelines for living and working? What can Omicron—with its many evasive mutations—tell us about...
The guidelines and recommendations for COVID-19 Testing have changed. To keep up with these changes, please connect to the Live Links, Documents and Webinars that provide the most up-to-date information from MA DPH and the CDC. LIVE LINKS GO TO CDC COVID-19 Testing...
The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health The Dr. Lawrence H. and Roberta Cohn Forums Pandemic Update: Vaccines, Children, Equity and More CLICK HERE to connect to the 1-hour on-demand forum. Presented jointly with NPR Forum originally held on Friday,...
Sessions for local boards of health on Monday, November 15 from 3-4:30pm and repeated on Wednesday, December 8, from 10-11:30am This session will be given by Charity Bell, Director of Learning and Development, Department of Mental Health. She has spent the past 20...
PLEASE SAVE THE DATE FOR THIS EXCITING PANEL DISCUSSION -- Click on Image below to Enlarge and Read Return to this webpage for more detail and latest updates.