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Session: Community-based Approaches to Public Health Management and Practice
3035.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Community-based Approaches to Public Health Management and Practice
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be able to: (1) identify the range of potential community stakeholders to involve in the design and implementation of public health initiatives; (2) compare alternative strategies for engaging professional and lay communities in public health initiatives; and (3) describe key methods for evaluating the implementation and impact of community-based public health initiatives.
Moderator(s):Tricia Todd, MPH
8:30 AMToward a Lifetime Commitment to Violence Prevention in Alameda County
Larry Cohen, MSW, Rachel Davis, MSW, Lisa Parks, MPH
8:50 AMCommunity-Based Organizations Produce Innovative Programs to Improve Utilization of Services for Children in Medicaid and S-CHIP
MaryAnn Phillips, MPH, Bernette Sherman, MPA, Karen Minyard, PHD
9:10 AMRobert Wood Johnson Foundation After School Project (ASP): Lessons Learned for Community-based Youth Health Promotion
Michael J. Stoil, PhD, Gary A. Hill, PhD
9:30 AMHealth Care for Healthy Kids (HCHK): A collaborative project to reduce childhood obesity by enabling pediatric primary care practices to prevent, identify and treat overweight children
Barry G. Zallen, MD, FAAP, Charles J. Homer, MD, MPH, CEO, Sylvia Stevens-Edouard, MS, Patricia Heinrich, RN, MSN, Karen A. Spiller
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Health Administration
Endorsed by:Academic Public Health Caucus; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Community-Based Public Health Caucus; Public Health Education and Health Promotion
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

The 134th Annual Meeting & Exposition (November 4-8, 2006) of APHA