Intimate Partner Violence in the LGBTQ
Community: Examining the Legal, Practical
and Real World Challenges Facing Survivors
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EST, March 28
The Hybrid Toolkit includes legal, policy and practical guidance to understand and implement HIPAA’s hybrid entity option.
In February, the Network’s Eastern Region Office hosted a day-long event with leaders, policymakers and practitioners to examine key challenges facing the public health community. Issues discussed included immigrant health; the impact of preemption on public health; same sex domestic violence protections; marijuana advertising regulations; and Congressional public health priorities.
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) administers the National Organics Program (NOP), which dictates the production and handling standards for food that is marketed as organic. The NOP also establishes a national standard regarding the use of the term “organic” in food labeling. This issue brief outlines the four permissible uses of the term as they relate to the percent of organic ingredients included in the food product.
Data are the lifeblood of public health practice and research. To help health agencies, organizations and collaboratives navigate laws and regulations to effectively use data in support of community health, we’re rolling out an extensive collection of resources, trainings and tools.