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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Alaska Newsletter for Sunday June 14, 2020 ( 3 items )  

International Journal of Mental Health & Addiction Issues Research Articles in June 2020 Edition
BASEL, Switzerland, June 10 -- The International Journal of Mental Health, a journal that focuses on psychology, sociology, anthropology, criminology, public health, history, law and literature, published research articles, including the following topics, in its June 2020 edition: * Adolescent Cannabis Use and Conduct Problems: the Mediating Influence of Callous-Unemotional Traits * Alcohol Use and Associated Environmental Factors Among Middle and High School Students in Sfax (Tunisia) * Chil  more

Peacehealth Ketchikan Adjusts Visitor Policy to Allow for Limited Visitor Access
KETCHIKAN, Alaska, June 12 -- PeaceHealth issued the following news: PeaceHealth Ketchikan has adjusted its visitor policy to allow for limited visitor access until COVID-19 is no longer a public health threat. This does not apply to New Horizons Long Term Care where no visitors are allowed. Patients who are not COVID-19 suspect or positive are allowed one designated visitor during their stay. Two visitors are allowed on a case-by-case basis for: * Minor patients (parents or legal guardians o  more

Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education: University of Alaska Fairbanks Join Interstate Passport Network
BOULDER, Colorado, June 12 -- The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education issued the following news release: The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) becomes the second higher education institution from the state of Alaska to join the Interstate Passport Network. With seven campuses across the state, UAF enrolls more than 8,500 students from all over the world. It becomes the 41st institution across 14 states in the Interstate Passport Network, a national program of two- and four-yea  more