Home     Contact Us     Login  
   
How to Report a Violation
Order Form
Emergency Preparedness
Board of Health Directory
Job Listings and RFPs
eLearning Center
 
© 2007. MAHB
Go To:
Expand all Collapse all
Category: Community Health
Category: Community Health
Title: Hoarding
Duration:

45 minutes

Description:

Hoarding of objects or animals is a serious problem for local public health. This workshop provides practical strategies for coping with this issue.

Charlie Kaniecki, DPH Western Mass District Health Officer, and Claudia Sarti, MDPH Zoonotic Disease Specialist
Category: Emergency Preparedness
Category: Emergency Preparedness
Title: Avian and Pandemic Influenza
Duration:

1 hour 20 minutes

Description:

What is the difference between Avian and Pandemic Flu? A detailed look at the biology and emergency preparedness aspects of influenza.

Alfred DeMaria, Jr., M.D. Assistant Commissioner; MDPH
Title: Bioterrorism Preparedness Training Overview
Duration:

4 minutes

Description:

A PowerPoint overview of Bioterrorism Preparedness Training.

Title: Overview of Bioterrorism Agents
Duration:

9 minutes

Description:

A Powerpoint review of infectious agents which might be employed in a bioterrorist attack.

Category: Governance
Category: Governance
Title: Conflict Management and Conducting a Hearing
Duration:

32 minutes

Description:

The basic principles of Conflict Management are outlined, followed by examples of how to conduct a public hearing under potentially hostile circumstances. This MAHB elearning presentation was made possible by assistance from Boston University School of Public Health, NE Alliance for Public Health Workforce Development.

Category: Public Health Law
Category: Public Health Law
Title: Board of Health Legal Authority
Duration:

38 minutes

Description:

This course outlines the laws granting board of health authority to adopt and enforce regulations and respond to threats to local public health.

Cheryl Sbarra J.D. MAHB Staff Counsel
Title: Liability Protection for Local Boards of Health
Duration:

1 hour

Description:

This course explains the laws which provide liability protection for board of health members, staff and volunteers.

Cheryl Sbarra, J.D. MAHB Staff Counsel