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Voices of AMCHP: Deborah Garneau, MA
Voices of AMCHP: Deborah Garneau, MA

Deborah Garneau is the Deputy Director of the Division of Community Health and Equity and Maternal and Child Health (MCH)/Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Director at the Rhode Island Department of Health. Her expertise includes aligning...

AMCHP Launches New Award Category: Community Partnership Award
AMCHP Launches New Award Category: Community Partnership Award

The Association of Maternal & Child Health Program (AMCHP) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Community Partnership Award, a new category of our AMCHP Annual Awards. The award will be presented at the AMCHP Annual Conference, held in a hybrid...

Discover Oakland: A Gem of Culture, Cuisine, and Adventure
Discover Oakland: A Gem of Culture, Cuisine, and Adventure

By Bianka K. Huling, Communications Analyst, AMCHP Updated on February 22, 2024.   We are excited to host this year’s conference in Oakland, California, and can’t wait to see you there!   Don’t forget to register to attend in person or virtually by February 26,...

Behind the Scenes of AMCHP 2024: Meet Sedona Allen Moreno-Castelan
Behind the Scenes of AMCHP 2024: Meet Sedona Allen Moreno-Castelan

Sedona Allen Moreno-Castelan is a healer and a warrior. She draws inspiration from her past experiences of adversity to fight for justice. Born and raised in Denver, Sedona is deeply connected to the local ecosystems and communities. Sedona is a Mother to her daughter...

Voices of AMCHP: Janis Gonzales, MD, MPH, FAAP
Voices of AMCHP: Janis Gonzales, MD, MPH, FAAP

Region VI Director (2022-2025) Dr. Janis Gonzales is a pediatrician and public health physician and currently works as the Chief Health Officer for the New Mexico (NM) Early Childhood Education and Care Department, one of the few department-level agencies in the...

Call for 2024 AMCHP Annual Award Nominations is OPEN!
Call for 2024 AMCHP Annual Award Nominations is OPEN!

The Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP) is excited to announce that we are accepting nominations for the 2024 AMCHP Annual Awards! The awards will be presented at the AMCHP Annual Conference, held in a hybrid format from April 13-16, 2024, in...

Episode 16 – What the Health is Ecology of Homelessness?!
Episode 16 – What the Health is Ecology of Homelessness?!

Guest Speakers:    Lisa Brooks, Policy Associate, Abt Associates  Mitra Kashani, ORISE Fellow, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  Guest Host:   Amber Woodside, AMCHP Youth Voice Amplified Committee Co-Chair  November is National Youth Homelessness Awareness...