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Sunday, March 17, 2019
Join BUILD Health Challenge »
The BUILD Health Challenge will support up to 17 innovative collaboratives within the US that include a community-base...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Department of Health Services - Overview of Public Health Initiatives - Recording Available »
Department of Health Services - Overview of Public Health Initiatives - Gov Evers 2019 Budget As you may know, Gove...
Saturday, March 2, 2019
APHA Legislative Update - March 2019 »
President signs FY 2019 omnibus spending bill, ending immediate threat of another government shutdown  ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
DHS initiative targets childhood lead poisoning »
The Department of Health Services is seeking approval from lawmakers for a new initiative targeting childhood lead poisoni...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Promoting Health and Cost Control in States: New TFAH Report »
Trust for America's Health's (TFAH) new report, Promoting Health and Cost Control: How States Can Improve Community Healt...

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Health Promotion Section Kicks Off »
Hi Everyone!  We wanted to take a minute to introduce ourselves and the BRAND NEW Health Promotion Section! You...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
WPHA Receives Award for "Outstanding Advocate in Public Health" »
WPHA was excited to participate and support last weekend’s National Health Education Professional Organization -  Et...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Meet your WPHA Staff! »
Meet your WPHA Staff! With the beginning of the year, and many new members, we thought in this month's edition o...
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Carol Graham Scholarship for Emerging Leaders in Public Health Nursing Application Now Available »
Carol Graham Scholarship for Emerging Leaders in Public Health Nursing Application Now Available Carol Graham was a...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
WPHA Section News - Early Career Professional Welcome & Survey Request »
Hello Early Career Professional Section members! Our names are Jenna Flynn (left) and Carleigh Olson (right) - we ar...

Legislative Issues
Friday, March 1, 2019
WPHA 2019-2021 State Budget Analysis »
WPHA Members, On Thursday, February 28, Governor Tony Evers unveiled his budget bill proposal for the 2019-2020 bien...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
WPHA Legislative Update - February 2019 »
Governor Evers Delivers First State of the State Address In late January, newly-inaugurated Governor Tony Evers delive...
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Dental therapy legislation circulates for co-sponsorship »
Representative Mary Felzkowski and Senator David Craig are circulating LRB 1947/1 for co-sponsorship. LRB 1947/1 wou...
Sunday, January 27, 2019
Public Affairs Committee Update – Legislative Priority Progress »
Public Affairs Committee Update – Legislative Priority Progress Written by Sue Kunferman, Public Affairs Co...
Thursday, November 13, 2014
State's Workplace Wellness Program »
State’s workplace wellness grant program Back in March 2014, Gov. Scott Walker signed the Healthy Jobs Act into law...

Organizational Member News
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Thursday, February 21, 2019
WI Flood Risk Map Application Webinar Invite Sharing »
Please join the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ Climate and Health Program for a webinar next month: Wisconsin...
Monday, February 18, 2019
TB Summit: Registration Now open! »
Join us Thursday, April 4 th , for the 8 th Annual TB Summit - a day of TB education and networking hosted by Public...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
More money needed to fight tobacco, says Milwaukee health commissioner »
Milwaukee's chief health officer called for additional funding for tobacco control and prevention efforts Friday....
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Governor Evers releases plan to address oral health access issues in Wisconsin »
Governor Tony Evers has included a multi-pronged oral health package in the 2019-21 biennial budget. The package...

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