Insights & Innovations Webinar Series

Insights & Innovations is a monthly webinar series designed for public health practitioners. Our current series is exploring ways we can address public health challenges through a health equity lens. Webinars are the last Friday of every month at 12:00 pm eastern time.

Insights & Innovations Webinars

Introduction to Public Health

In an effort to build competencies and improve the understanding of public health, Introduction to Public Health in Indiana was developed. This seven module course gives learners the opportunity to explore the foundations of public health in science, in the world, and at a local level. This course is a tutorial for a variety of audiences from those new to public health to county commissioners to health practitioners. This free online course contains seven modules with accompanying surveys in our Online Learning Hub!

  • Module 1: Understanding Public Health
  • Module 2: The Mission of Public Health
  • Module 3: Public Health is Global Health
  • Module 4: Public Health in the United States
  • Module 5: Public Health in Indiana
  • Module 6: Public Health in Your Community
  • Module 7: The Public Health Professional

For more information, contact Andrea Janota, MPH at 317-274-2000 or email

Course Offerings

  • Logic Models
  • Organizational Management Theory
  • Workforce Education Report
  • Getting the Data You Need
  • Getting the Data You Need Pt 2
  • Coaching and Feedback
  • REAL - Collecting and Using Patient Race, Ethnicity, and Language Information to Promote Health Care Equity
  • 10 Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Training
  • Worksite Wellness
  • Transportation and Successful Communities
  • Food Safety
  • Methods Utilized in Public Health Laboratories and Their Impact on Communicable Disease Investigations
  • Lead Paint
  • HPV Epidemiology / Natural history, mechanisms of HPV-related cancer, and development of HPV vaccines
  • Impulsivity and Risk-Taking
  • Public Health Ethics: A Study of Henrietta Lacks and Hela Cells
  • Medical Home Learning Collaborative
  • Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)
  • What Are The Similarities Between Making Health Policy and Making Sausage
  • Environmental Health Challenges in Indiana: A Panel Discussion

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