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Session: Lessons from the Field: Community Health Worker Training and Program Evaluation
4029.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Lessons from the Field: Community Health Worker Training and Program Evaluation
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Empowering Community Health Workers and Improving Community-Based Programming
Angela Reese
Board 2Community health workers: Key to providing culturally competent care
Holly Jill Herr, RN, Crescencia Alvarado, Director
Board 3Utilization and training of community health workers by Health Education and Training Centers
Louis D. Coccodrilli, MPH, Susan Goodman, RDH, DDS, Lauren Spears, MPH
Board 4New opportunities for community health workers: A perspective from a promotora de salud participating in a research study
Kenneth S Babamoto, PharmD, MPH, Lourdes Rangel, Vicki J Karlan, MPH, Lucy Garcia, RN, BSN, Angela J. Camilleri, MPH, MA, Eileen Crowley, Carlos N. Casas-Zaragosa, MD, Miguel Trevino, Julia D Portale, MPH, MBA
Board 5Sustainability of community education programs: From focus groups to community-based participatory research
Ellen M. Dawson, PhD, Lyzette Ryan
Board 6Collaborative approach for CHW certification in Miami-Dade
Marta R. Pizarro, MPA, Mikele Aboitiz-Earle, MBA
Board 7Evaluating lay health advisor programs: A multifaceted approach
LaTonya Chavis, MS
Board 8Overcoming language barriers for patients with limited English proficiency: Training community health workers as medical interpreters
Kim B. Kim, PhD, Hae-Ra Han, RN, PhD, Jeonghee Kang, Moonju Ko, RN, MSN, Miyong Kim, RN, PhD
Board 9Securing their future: Career-building efforts of a regional development center for CHWs
Lori J. McNicholas, PHD, RD, Hilda Araiza, Ruth Manzano, Kendra Brandstein, MPH, MSW, Kendra Brandstein, MPH, MSW, Kendra Brandstein, MPH, MSW
Board 10Developing tools for community health workers: The creation of a training guide for promotoras de salud using Nuestros Cuerpos, Nuestras Vidas, the Spanish version of Our Bodies, Ourselves
Zobeida E. Bonilla, PhD, MPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Community Health Workers SPIG
Endorsed by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion

The 132nd Annual Meeting (November 6-10, 2004) of APHA