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ETR’s Dr. Douglas Kirby Awarded American Public Health Association’s Highest Honor
August 29, 2013

ETR’s Dr. Douglas Kirby Awarded American Public Health Association’s Highest Honor

The American Public Health Association (APHA) announced in today’s  issue of The Nation’s Health that the late Dr. Douglas Kirby, Senior Scientist at ETR in Scotts Valley CA, has been posthumously awarded the APHA 2013 Sedgwick Memorial Medal.  In conferring this award upon Dr. Kirby, the APHA Awards Committee acknowledged his overall contributions to the broader field of public health and public health education, as well as his significant and substantial contributions to health promotion.

ETR Director to Speak at Veterans Administration Conference
July 16, 2013

ETR Director to Speak at Veterans Administration Conference

ETR’s Dr. Erin Cassidy-Eagle has been invited to speak at a Veterans Administration workshop in     Palo Alto, California. Her presentation will be titled Sleep in the Veteran Population: Assessment, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Clinical Issues.

ETR Introduces Digital K-12 Health Education Curriculum
July 8, 2013

ETR Introduces Digital K-12 Health Education Curriculum

With the ultimate goal of promoting healthy growth and development of youth by giving them the knowledge and skills for making healthy choices, ETR has launched a break-through program, the HealthSmart Digital K-12 Health Education Curriculum.

June 13, 2013

Chair of University of Florida Department of Health Education and Behavior Joins ETR's Board of Directors

ETR has announced that Jay M. Bernhardt, PhD, MPH, Department Chair and Professor of Health Education and Behavior at the University of Florida (UF) has joined the agency’s Board of Directors. The Founding Director of the Center for Digital Health and Wellness at UF, Dr. Bernhardt is widely recognized as a visionary leader and innovative scholar on the application of communication, marketing and new media to public health, health care and medicine.

June 13, 2013

IHL Generations CEO Joins ETR's Board of Directors

ETR has announced that Michael P. Cornelison, founder and CEO of IHL Generations, a privately held aging services company based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, has joined the agency’s Board of Directors. Mr. Cornelison has had over 30 years of experience in the health care and health services industries. Prior to creating IHL Generations, he co-founded the health care services company ConsentialHealth, Inc. He has also held positions of CEO and vice-president in organizations such as United Health Group and ReliaStar Financial Corporation.

May 29, 2013

Black Oak Tribal Casino Earns California Clean Air Award

On May 15, 2013, the California Clean Air Project, a statewide project of ETR Associates, presented a California Clean Award
May 14, 2013

Study Published in International Professional Development Association Journal

ETR Associates' Professional and Organizational Development staff recently published a study in the Professional Development in Education Journal
May 3, 2013

Sex Education International Journal Honors Dr. Douglas Kirby with Special Issue

The international peer-reviewed journal Sex Education recently announced a call for papers for a special issue in memory of the late Dr. Douglas Kirby of ETR

March 27, 2013

Smoke-Free Viejas Resort and Hotel Earn California Clear Air Award

On March 21, 2013, the California Clear Air Project (CCAP), a statewide project of ETR Associates, presented a California Clean Air Award at the grand opening of the new Viejas Resort & Hotel
March 22, 2013

ETR Associates' 2013 Mary Nelson Award Winners

ETR Associates recently announced the 2013 winners of the annual Mary Nelson Award: Production Editor Suzanne Schrag and Facility Manager Kevin Eckstrom.
March 7, 2013

ETR Offers Materials and Services to Support DASH Funding Proposals

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Funding Opportunity Announcement PS13-1308 is intended to help school districts and schools develop, implement and sustain

February 13, 2013

ETR Associates Launches New Nutrition & Obesity Catalog

ETR Associates recently announced the launch of a new online catalog focused on nutrition and obesity. The catalog features 35 pages of acclaimed nutrition education materials and tools individuals can use to make healthy eating and exercise choices.
February 12, 2013

ETR Associates Receives 2-Year Mary Wohlford Foundation Grant

ETR Associates recently received a 2-year grant from the Mary Wohlford Foundation to expand the Working to Institutionalize Sexuality Education (WISE) Initiative within the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD).
January 29, 2013

ETR Associates' Report Estimates Population Size and Demographics of LGBT Youth in San Francisco Middle Schools

ETR Associates today announced the online release of a research study examining the size and

January 28, 2013

ETR Associates BOD Member New CEO for National Network of Public Health Institutes

ETR Associates' Board of Directors member Dr. Vincent Lafronza has accepted a new position as the chief executive officer for the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI).
December 18, 2012

ETR Associates Awarded National Science Foundation Grant for Watsonville TEC Project

ETR Associates was recently awarded a 3-year grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to advance the work of the Watsonville Tecnología Educación
December 18, 2012

ETR Associates to Develop Wellness Initiative Services Hub for San Francisco Wellness Institute

ETR Associates has been awarded a two-year grant by the San Francisco-based Metta Fund to develop a Wellness Initiative Services Hub (WISH)
December 5, 2012

ETR Associates Awarded Two-Year Grant by Retirement Research Foundation

Erin Cassidy-Eagle, PhD, CBSM, Director of Research at ETR Associates in Scotts Valley, California, has been awarded a two-year grant by the Retirement Research Foundation (RRF).
November 21, 2012

ETR Associates' Director Newly Certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine

ETR's Director of Research, Erin Cassidy-Eagle, PhD, CBSM, recently became board certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine in the practice of behavioral sleep medicine.

October 9, 2012

ETR Associates Publishes Research Supporting Smoking Bans in Tribal Casinos

ETR Associates staff members and researchers recently authored and published a study on the small proportions of actively-smoking