FIMR & Healthy Start
New to FIMR? Looking to strengthen collaboration between your local FIMR and Healthy Start site? Here are some tools and resources to help you get started.
July 28, 2015 — Community violence is a preventable public health issue shaped by many factors, including racism. Violence impacts our overall health and well-being and prevents communities from realizing their full potential. This APHA webinar is part of a summer webinar series looking at race, place, and preventing violence.
July 27, 2015 — Check out the slides from a recent FIMR training for the Michigan FIMR Network
July 15, 2015 — NFIMR and CDR Resource Centers will be combined at the Michigan Public Health Institute. HRSA MCHB is committed to these two distinct review processes and is funding this effort. The evidence-based FIMR process will not change but we hope to have more data resources and collaboration with this effort. Click through for more information.
July 15, 2015 — The recent events in Charleston, South Caroline, Baltimore, Maryland, and Ferguson, Missouri, remind us that stigma, inequalities and civil rights injustices remain in our society today. We know that racism, both intentional and unintentional, affects the health and well-being of individuals and communities and stifles the opportunity of many to contribute fully to the future and growth of this nation. Join the leadership of the American Public Health Association in a summer webinar series about racism's impact on health and disparities.