University at Albany
 

About CPHCE


The Center for Public Health Continuing Education (CPHCE) is nationally known for its distance learning training, including the award-winning Public Health Live (T2B2) webcast series and numerous interactive, self-paced online courses.  To achieve its mission, “to provide exemplary education and training for the public health workforce”, CPHCE offers a variety of free and affordable webinars, podcasts, broadcasts and in-person trainings. Nursing, CME and Certified Health Education Specialist continuing education credits are available for many of its programs. Support for CPHCE is through state and federal funding.

Staff by Program

Center for Public Health Continuing Education - General  

  • Dawn Bleyenburg, MS, MCHES, Director
    (518) 402-0335
  • Lindsay Ruland, MPH, CHES, SLE, Assistant Director
    (518) 402-0339 
  • Ramona Martin, Budget Manager
    (518) 402-4683     
  • Michelle Cravetz, MS, RN-BC, APHN-BC, Primary Nurse Planner
    (518) 402-2655    
  • Susan Brooks, Online Production Assistant, Web Page Manager
    (518) 402-4203       

Basic Environmental Health Program

  • Katie Greene, MPH, Program Coordinator
    (518) 402-0337

Empire State Public Health Training Center

  • Christian Herasimtschuk, MPH, Program Coordinator
    (518) 402-4792

Gold STAMP

  • Dawn Bleyenburg, MS, MCHES, Director
    (518) 402-0335
  • Vivian James, MA

Improve Patient Data in New York State

  • Lisa Skill, MS
    (518) 408-2334

Maternal & Child Health

  • Katie Greene, MPH, Program Coordinator
    (518) 402-0337

MDS Training

  • Lindsay Ruland, MPH, CHES, SLE, Assistant Director
    (518) 402-0339

NEPHLI

  • Lindsay Ruland, MPH, CHES, SLE, Assistant Director
    (518) 402-0339 

Nurse Training on Immunization Project

  • Dawn Bleyenburg, MS, MCHES, Director
    (518) 402-0335

NYS Prevention Agenda Training

  • Lisa Skill, MS
    (518) 408-2334

Outbreak Investigation Training in a Nursing Home Training Project

  • Christian Herasimtschuk, MPH, Program Coordinator
    (518) 402-4792

Public Health Live - T2B2 (Third Thursday Breakfast Broadcast)

  • Rachel Breidster, BA, Project Coordinator
    (518) 486-7920    
  • John Yost, MFA
    (518) 486-6787

Public Health Nurse Ready "PHN Ready"

  • Christian Herasimtschuk, MPH, Program Coordinator
    (518) 402-4792

Rural Initiative for Diet & Exercise (RIDE-NY)

  • Lisa Skill, MS
    (518) 408-2334

Women's Health Grand Rounds

  • Rachel Breidster, BA, Project Coordinator
    (518) 486-7920    
  • John Yost, MFA
    (518) 486-6787