5th Annual American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Summit

24 Jul

You’re invited to attend the 5th Annual American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Summit on disaster planning for business, government and community leaders in the Greater Chicago Region. Please join Mike Foley, Zurich CEO of North America Commercial and Regional Chairman North America, who will offer insights on the importance of convening key stakeholders to impact […]

Prepare Chicago Preparedness Training Courses

21 Jul

  Prepare Chicago is currently offering free preparedness training courses: Psychological First Aid (9/25/14 and 11/5/14) and Children and Disasters (10/15/14). Register now at www.cdphlms.com (click on course catalog and browse to find the specific course you want to attend)! For more information, please contact Nikoleta Boukydis at Nikoleta.Boukydis@cityofchicago.org.

Register for the Northern Illinois Rural Public Health Institute

11 Jul

The Northern Illinois Rural Public Health Institute is back for its third year! This year, the institute will be held at the Holiday Inn in Rock Island on August 5-7, 2014. Register now at: http://www.cvent.com/d/64qdbw/4W View the Flyer in PDF format here: 2014 Northern IL Rural Public Health Institute

Health Reform, Public Health, and Health Planning in Illinois

21 Apr

The Health & Medicine Policy Research Group is hosting a free forum on current health reform and public health efforts in Illinois at the UIC School of Public Health on May 5, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The forum is free but registration is required, so click on the link below to register […]

Join Us for National Public Health Week!

2 Apr

As part of National Public Health Week, the Illinois Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (IPERLC) at MCPHP will be sharing disaster preparedness materials with students, staff, faculty, and visitors. Materials from partners such as the Chicago Department of Public Health and Chicago Metropolitan American Red Cross will be shared. We will be distributing materials […]