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LHD-ISDH MONTHLY WEBCASTS

The webcasts are hosted the second Friday of each month from 9:30-10:30 a.m. by the Local Health Department Outreach Division and the State Health Commissioner. LHDs have the opportunity to receive updates regarding current public health issues on both state and national levels as well as share local health department best practices. Contact LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov for more information. All previously aired webcasts are archived on the ISDH Video Center. All previous agendas are archived on the LHDResource SharePoint Website.

The Webcast Schedule for 2019 is as follows:

  • January 11
  • February 8
  • March 8
  • April 12
  • May 10
  • June 14
  • July 12
  • August 9
  • September 13
  • October 11
  • November 8
  • December 13

 

LHD FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Local Health Maintenance Fund Grant (LHMF)

Indiana Code - IC 16-46-10

Indiana Local Health Department Trust Account (ILHDTA)

Indiana Code - IC 4-12-7

Applications and Forms

Local Health Maintenance Fund applications and forms can be accessed by visiting here.
Indiana Local Health Department Trust Account applications and forms can be accessed by visiting here.

 

EVENTS and TRAININGS

Local Public Health Leadership Symposiums

The Spring 2019 Local Public Health Leadership Symposium will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-3:45 p.m. with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. The Symposium will take place at the 502 East Event Centre, Carmel, Indiana.

The Fall 2019 Local Public Health Leadership Symposium will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-3:45 p.m. with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. The Symposium will take place at the Fort Harrison State Park Garrison Conference Center, 5830 N. Post Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46216.

 

Public Health Nurse Conference

The 2019 Public Health Nurse Conference will take place on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, and Thursday, May 9, 2019. The PHNC will be located at 502 East Event Centre, Carmel, Indiana. If you would like to receive a notice when the conference registration is open, please e-mail LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov with your name, title, organization, and contact information. More information is forthcoming.

Public Health Nurse/Environmental Health Specialist Orientation

The dates for the PHN/EHS Orientation are Tuesday, December 3 - Thursday, December 5, 2019. This event will take place at the Indiana State Department of Health, 2 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, in Rice Auditorium.

 

OVERVIEW of EVENTS and TRAININGS

Public Health Leadership Symposiums

These symposiums are held in the fall and spring of each year. Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits are offered to all Health Officers who attend. The purpose of the semi-annual meetings are to provide on-going training and opportunities for the local health department staff to meet and network with their colleagues and peers.

Public Health Nurse Conference

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) credits are offered to all Public Health Nurses who attend.

Public Health Nurse/Environmental Health Specialist Orientation

This orientation is held annually near the end of the year in collaboration with the Environmental Health Division at the Indiana State Department of Health. The purpose of the meeting is to provide on-going training for nurses and environmentalists. The event also provides opportunities to meet and network with colleagues and peers. To receive further information, email LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.

LISTSERVS

To be added to a Listserv or to ask about getting something distributed to a Listserv listed below, please contact LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.

Current Listservs include:

  • Local Health Department Administrators
  • Local Health Department Health Officers
  • Local Boards of Health Representatives
  • Public Health Nurses
  • Health Educators

CONTACT US

For additional information about the Local Health Department Outreach Division, contact LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.