CALPACT Resource Topics

Connect with CALPACT!

New Media and Communication Tools

Leadership Development

  • Check out the many resources from the Annual Leadership Conferences, co-sponsored by CALPACT and the Center for Health Leadership (CHL)

Multicultural Health

  • Visit the Seva Foundation to learn what this international health organization is doing to build sustainable programs in underserved communities around the globe.
  • Learn about Street Medicine, a practice established by Dr. Jim Withers to provide medical care and services to unsheltered homeless populations, on their website and in the Street Medicine Operations Manual.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

  • Visit the HRSA website to learn more about this U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agency and what they are doing to improve access to health care services for people who are uninsured, isolated or medically vulnerable.
  • View and download the HRSA Public Health Resources here.

Public Health Training Centers (PHTC) Network

  • Learn more about the Public Health Training Centers (PHTC) Network here and expand your public health skills by using the wealth of training and resources available!

Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH)

  • Visit the ASPH website to learn more about what they are doing to develop solutions to the most pressing health concerns and explore the many resources and tools available there.

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School

  • Are you interested in exploring opportunities for online education? The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School for Health Professions is a wonderful interprofessional educational community that gives students the skills to become change agents in health care improvement. 
  • Topic areas include quality improvement, patient safety, teamwork, leadership, and patient-centered care. Employers are looking for these skills and patients expect providers to have them. The Open School aims to help you fill that void. 
  • The IHI Open School is an educational community that's free - there's no applications, no admissions requirements, and no due dates. It's a simple process of registering through our school - UC Berkeley, School of Public Health - browsing the courses, and getting started! 
  • For instructions on how to register, please click here.
  • Learn more about the IHI Open School