LPHA is currently seeking a Director/Legislative Liaison
Click here to read more and apply by December 29, 2014
Next General Membership Meeting:
January 15, 2015

Download 2015 LPHA Meeting Dates
The Minnesota Public Health Data Access portal now includes an interactive County Profiles tool with environmental, exposure, and health data for each county in Minnesota.

In addition, the
MN Public Health Data Access Portal has a new look. A mobile-friendly design lets you access the portal's data on environmental hazards and public health outcomes from your computer, tablet, or mobile device.

Browse the new portal design by going to https://apps.health.state.mn.us/mndata/home

Video Remarks from Sen. Klobuchar and Sen. Franken to LPHA.

Considerations for Leveraging the Value of Local Public Health in Local Organizational Change


Environmental Health Continuous Improvement Board (2014)

Improving Community Health through Collaborative Assessment & Planning
NACCHO Presentation February, 2014

MDH Webinar “Electronic Cigarettes: An Overview” Now Available

Download webinar slides

Watch or download the recording of this webinar

Download the "Public Health Ethics Training" Workshop Presentation
Presented September 25,
2013, @ CHS Conference

Download the CDC's Public Health Ethics Training Manual

Legislative News

2014 LPHA Legislative Summary

Advocacy Toolkit* (Log-In Required)

Legislative Summaries & Bill Tracking* (Log-In Required)


"Raise It For Health: Reduce Tobacco's Harm in Minnesota Fact Sheet"

Minnesota Public Health Data Access Portal

"New Local Public Health Leader Orientation Guide"

LPHA Library (Books and Audio)

National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Local Public Health Trailhead Web

Estimating the Financial Resources Needed for Local Public Health Departments in Minnesota

Public Health Logo Video

NACCHO created  two dynamic new videos to strengthen the health department brand and help LHDs get the recognition they deserve. Use this video version to share the value and benefits of the important work you do with your key stakeholders—elected officials, community partners, staff, and the general public.

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