November 1, 2008

This quarter's issue includes information about fact sheets on dealing with secondhand smoke at home, licensing products released recently by TALC, and news on tobacco-free rodeo efforts, among other stories.

October 27, 2008

 hspace=On October 25 and 26, the National Policy and Legal Analysis Network to Prevent Childhood Obesity (NPLAN) hosted its second annual...

October 25, 2008

One year into the project, the team working on NPLAN gathered in San Diego October 25 and 26, 2008 to celebrate successes and develop strategies and priorities for the year ahead.

"We have learned a great deal in this first year," said Marice Ashe, NPLAN's director. "...

October 21, 2008

Convening a multi-disciplinary group

On October 20, 2008, PHLP gathered a diverse group of more than 150 participants to elicit a multi-disciplinary exchange of ideas and strategies to better engage public health networks and agencies in climate change work.


September 25, 2008

Christine FryNPLAN recently welcomed Christine Fry to the team as our program coordinator. Christine did her undergraduate work at MIT and received her Masters...

January 21, 2008

San Francisco, CA — Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) announced today that it has acquired the northeast corner property at Eddy and Taylor Streets and plans to develop 130 homes for low income and formerly homeless families. The 22,000 square-foot parking lot,...

April 19, 2007

Oakland, CA — Beginning May 1, community clinics throughout California will get money back for their purchase of selected generic drugs, with reimbursement totaling $2.7 million statewide.

Medicine for People in Need (Medpin), a project of the Oakland-based nonprofit...