Executive Committee Meetings/Minutes, Bylaws and Governance, Financials
Public Health Jobs Available – See the Latest Postings- 11/4/2020: Foxborough – Director of Public Health.
Dr. Elena Savoia invited speaker at G7 Vaccine Acceptance Summit on June 2
COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptance, Confidence, Hesitancy, Misinformation and Disinformation – read latest from MAHB Collaborator and Harvard Chan Deputy Director of the Emergency Preparedness, Research Evaluation and Practice Program.
Laying a Solid Foundation – Tobacco Laws Pertaining to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Download your copy today — https://mahb.org/laying-a-solid-foundation-tobacco-laws-pertaining-to-the-commonwealth-of-massachusetts/
Evidence Supporting School Reopenings in Massachusetts
You will be able to download a 2-page sample BOH Position Statement to use for your Town or City.
DPH COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions and Needed Information
The Massachusetts Appeals Court dismisses Cumberland Farms, Inc.’s argument that “Jazz” cigars are not flavored tobacco products, and affirms the Yarmouth Board of Health’s suspension of the store’s tobacco sales permit
Join Us on June 9th, 11:00AM for a Rally to Support Local Public Health
Where: Massachusetts Statehouse, Front steps to call for investment in an efficient & equitable local public health system. (CEUs and Boxed Lunch Provided)
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Massachusetts Association of Health Boards
Massachusetts Boards of Health are responsible under general laws, state and local regulations, for disease prevention and control, health and environmental protection, and promoting a healthy community.
COVID-19 -- Legal BOH Guidance from the Massachusetts Association of Health Board
We will be posting guidance’s and recommendations for common legal public health questions that we have been receiving. Please click on the following link to view our latest set of guidance’s and recommendations.
COVID- 19 - Health-Related BOH Guidance from the Masschusetts Association of Health Boards
We will be posting guidance’s and recommendations for common health-related questions that we have been receiving. Please click on the following link to view our latest set of guidance’s and recommendations.
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Weekly SARS-CoV-2 screening of asymptomatic students and staff to guide and evaluate strategies for safer in-person learning
Examining the effect of information channel on COVID-19 vaccine acceptance
Predictors of COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Socio-demographics, Co-Morbidity and Past Racial Discrimination
Dr. Testa, President of MAHB, and Drs. Savoia and Piltch-Loeb, faculty in the MAHB Certificate Program, are all members of the Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation and Practice (EPREP) program and the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health.
Massachusetts Environmental Public Health Tracking website provides valuable Metadata that can be used for public health tracking of your communities. Metadata is most commonly defined as 'data about data' and this holds true for all MA EPHT metadata records....
Special Educational Sessions on Public Health Funding, Vaccines and Public Health Toolkit – June 21, 23, 24 and 29
June 29, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM: Vaccine Hesitancy, Roots, Trends and Outlook STILL OPEN FOR REGISTRATION - Register by filling out the form below - Moderated by Marcia Testa, MPH, PhD, President, MAHB & Senior Lecturer and Director Emergency...
Join us on for a rally on the State House steps to call for investment in an efficient & equitable local public health system. When: June 9, 2021 Time: 11AM Where: Massachusetts Statehouse, Front steps REGISTER HERE: tinyurl.com/InvestInLocalPublicHealthRally...
Elena Savoia, MPH, MD, has been invited to be a speaker at the G7 Global Summit on Vaccine Confidence on June 2, 2021. A global leader in risk communication, epidemiology and preventive medicine, Dr. Savoia has provided her technical assistance for the Massachusetts...
Recording of Session Now Available by Clicking Here Special Program on Health Regulations and Agricultural Activities in Massachusetts May 27th 7:00 PM - 8:30PM Sponsored by MAHB and MHOA Please join us in the ZOOM lobby between 6:45 PM and 7:00...
Acknowledgements: Laying a Solid Foundation was originally drafted by staff at the Public Health Advocacy Institute (formerly known as the Tobacco Control Resource Center), based at Northeastern University School of Law for the Massachusetts Department of Public...
MAHB has released its sample regulation for LBOHs for restricting the sale of tobacco and vape products. Please click here for a PDF - 2021 Sales Regulation 3-30-21 (002) you want to circulate, and also a Word Document version WORD - 2021 Sales Regulation 3-30-21so...
Please see the new MAHB guidance regarding DEPARTMENT OF ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION (DESE) REOPENING GUIDANCE/REGULATIONS AND LOCAL BOARDS OF HEALTH. MAHB Guidance for LBOH Reopening Schools 4.7.21 Fnl.