August 11, 2022 2-3 PM ET
SPINE Peer Exchange Topic: “Addressing Nutrition Across the Lifespan: Incorporating Breastfeeding in your Equitable Food & Nutrition Security Efforts.”
During this session, SPINE states, and other programs within NACDD’s Center for Advancing Healthy Communities will be invited to engage with three states funded by the Association of State and Territorial Health Organizations (ASTHO) and the SPINE Michigan program to learn about their equitable breastfeeding efforts. Attendees will also share their experiences around incorporating equity into breastfeeding efforts and ask relevant questions. Please register in advance for this meeting: https://chronicdisease.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0tcOGuqz8oHNe1c3C2hN7s0HZh90R3yDiT . After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
August 16, 200 3-4 PM ET
Monthly Update Call
Administrative updates re: program implementation and evaluation, general support, and Q&A.
1:1 Support Calls with Individual States
These calls discuss overall program implementation (e.g., SAP progress, project management, budget, evaluation, etc.) and address any T/TA needs. On some months, states can showcase their SPINE work and activities specific to food and nutrition security and health equity. Call dates and times will be coordinated and determined by the state and SPINE program team. These calls occur monthly, are between 30 minutes to one hour in duration, and at least one state team member is required to participate.
August 24, 2022 2-3:30 PM ET
BRIC/SPINE Monthly Webinar Topic: “Incorporating JEDI into PSE: Centering justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion while working towards policy, systems and environmental changes in state food and nutrition security efforts”
In the last decade, and especially since the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been increased emphasis on the need to center equity, diversity, inclusion, and justice in community food and nutrition programs and services. The purpose of this webinar is to highlight policy, systems and environmental change approaches that support equitable access to healthy food options and improve food and nutrition security. with a specific focus on equity, self-determination, and dignity. The webinar will provide several examples of state and community-based efforts from the BRIC and SPINE programs to build community capacity and infrastructure to improve food and nutrition security with an equity and justice lens. Registration Link in Calendar Invite.
August 3, 2022 11 AM ET
Global Breastfeeding Collective “Take Ten Steps Up for Breastfeeding”
Join the Global Breastfeeding Collective during World Breastfeeding Week to learn about the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, find tools and resources to help adopt them in health systems, and be inspired by stories about the Ten Steps in action. This session is being held for delegates in the Americas and will have simultaneous Interpretation in Spanish and Portuguese. Register here: https://unicef.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kk1Z0xOTSDS21L6t5KVdAw
August 5, 2022 1:00 PM ET
Advocating for Health Insurcane Prioviders (AHIP) Webinar “Prioritizing Health Equity to Close Gaps in Care”
This webinar will explore the barriers impacting member access and how at-home testing programs can help close the gaps. A member of LetsGetChecked’s Partnership team will share how our at-home testing solutions enable more equitable healthcare access by meeting members where they are, and a LetsGetChecked client will share their experience leveraging an at-home screening program to help members overcome barriers to accessing important preventative care. Learn more and register here: https://www.ahip.org/webinars/prioritizing-health-equity-to-close-gaps-in-care
August 11 2022 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET
NACDD General Member Webinar Topic: ” NACDD’s National Walkability Project and How to Get Involved”
This General Member Webinar will feature NACDD’s Walkability Action Institute project and several state expert visionaries who were instrumental in bringing this fun and experiential project to communities within their states. Join Project Lead Karma Harris, MSPH, and state physical activity leaders Dan French, MS (New York), Leesa Feasier, MEd, CTRS (Arkansas), Brett McIff, PhD, PAPHS (Utah), and Chris Zipperer (Washington), who will enthusiastically share their experiences with the project through a moderated panel discussion. If you are pursuing efforts in built environment, physical activity access and opportunity, and/or active transportation, this is a session you won’t want to miss! Please register using this link: https://chronicdisease.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BquAe16kSlaKQlh_yT0Ktg
August 25, 2022 3:00 -4:00 PM ET
NACDD General Member Webinar
Topic, Details, and Registration Link TBA
August 26, 2022 2:00-3:00 PM ET
BRIC Food & Nutrition Security Office Hour
Zoom Meeting Link: https://chronicdisease.zoom.us/j/84068516965 Zoom Meeting ID: 840 6851 6965.
SPINE Program Guidance
Templates & Examples