Monthly Archives: February 2012

Meet Rochel Lantz

February 28, 2012

Rochel Lantz joined the Connecticut Health Foundation’s (CT Health) Finance and Operations team in January, making her the newest member of our staff. Prior to joining us as a staff member, however, she … More »

What We’re Reading this Week (February 24, 2012)

February 24, 2012

The staff here at the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) often shares articles and books we’re reading, and we thought we’d share with you too. Here’s what’s been on our minds. Patricia … More »

Valentines for School Based Health Centers

February 23, 2012

Why do students at Brien McMahon, Briggs, and Norwalk High Schools love their school based health centers (SBHCs)? "Because they take their time to help you." "They take care of me and show me a lot … More »

Giving Kids a Smile with Community Health Center, Inc.

February 21, 2012

Every year the first Friday in February is Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) day. This is an American Dental Association (ADA) sponsored event where teams of dental providers come together to provide free oral … More »

Elizabeth Krause on C-HIT Discussing Disparities

February 20, 2012

Last week, Connecticut Health I-Team , a grantee of the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health), ran an article called " Is Myriad’s Patent On Breast Cancer Genes Valid ?" Reporter Barbara Puffer wrote … More »

7 Steps to Writing a Strong Grant Proposal

February 16, 2012

Today’s post was written by Lina Paredes, Vice President of Program at the Connecticut Health Foundation. The grant application process. We recognize that applying for a grant with us (or any other … More »

Elizabeth Krause on WSHU Discussing Disparities

February 15, 2012

This past Sunday, Elizabeth Krause was on WSHU's Fairfield County Focus discussing how economic disparities can have an impact on health. "The problem can be especially striking in Fairfield County because of … More »

How are They Leading Now? Stephanye Clarke, Class of 2010

February 14, 2012

Because we're in the process of  More »

Five Tips for Effective Tech Support

February 9, 2012

Today's guest post was written by Yolanda Wilson, Office Manager at the Connecticut Health Foundation. As the Officer Manager here at the Connecticut Health Foundation(CT Health), I have a lot to do. I … More »

CT Health Over Ten Years: A Retrospective

February 7, 2012

A little over ten years ago, Vice President of Finance and Operations Carol Pollack and former Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs Monette Goodrich (who is now a consultant) joined the … More »