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Writing a STOP Act Grant?

February 7, 2023

The Center for Health and Safety Culture (CHSC) has expertise partnering with DFC-funded communities to reduce alcohol use among youth and young adults. The Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently announced funding for Sober Truth on Preventing Underage Drinking Act Grants (STOP Act Grants), with applications due […]

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New Journal Publications

August 23, 2022

You can view three new journal publications from the Center for Health and Safety Culture now in open access. See some of our latest research on: Understanding how individual beliefs and trusted sources of information influence mitigation behaviors during the COVID-19 pandemic, and in preparation for future public health crises Insights for growing change readiness […]

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Drug-Free Communities Support

March 8, 2022

The Center for Health and Safety Culture (CHSC) has a long history of supporting and assisting DFC funded communities. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently announced funding for Drug-Free Community Support Program Grants, with applications due April 11, 2022. The Center for Health and Safety Culture (CHSC) has a long history of supporting […]

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February 18, 2022

New Tools, Resources Now Available on Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) Director Adam Meier announced that new online resources have been added to for parents or those in a parenting role. The new resources include podcasts featuring parenting experts, guidance and information about teens and marijuana and other drug misuse, […]

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7th GIFTS International Symposium

October 20, 2021

Professor Nic Ward, Director of CHSC, will be presenting on the role of culture and the safe system approach to achieve an international vision for traffic safety at the (online) Global Interactive Forum on Traffic and Safety (GIFTS) hosted in Japan by International Association of Traffic and Safety Sciences (IATSS). The 7th GIFTS International Symposium […]

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Seeking article submissions for special edition traffic safety journal

July 16, 2021

Wes Kumfer (UNC), Shelly Baldwin (WTSC), and Nic Ward (MSU, director Center for Health and Safety Culture) are looking for authors to contribute to a special edition of Frontiers in Future Transportation entitled, “Vision Zero: The safe system approach and traffic safety culture.” This special international edition will focus on the Safe System approach and […]

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Earn CPH Recertification Credits at Our Events

March 3, 2020

We partner with the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) to offer Certified Public Health (CPH) recertification credits at our trainings and webinars. The credits are offered at no additional cost.   Register for these upcoming events to earn CPH recertification credits!   Webinar The Center for Health and Safety Culture: Who We Are and How […]

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Webinar Recording: Applying Traffic Safety Culture – Sharing Survey Data about the Culture of Impaired Driving

February 20, 2020

Surveys were conducted to better understand the culture (values, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors) of impaired driving among community adults, students, law enforcement, and workplaces in Park Rapids, Minnesota. This webinar reviewed the data and the discussed next steps for the Applying Traffic Safety Culture Project in Minnesota.

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Upcoming Webinars

February 18, 2020

Register soon for these upcoming Center for Health and Safety Culture webinars!

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