3109.0 Working with the Experts: Essential Partners and Avenues for Action

Monday, November 5, 2007: 10:30 AM
This session will feature five talks that describe CBPR endeavors that include important, though often “uncommon” or “unlikely” partners and avenues for intervention
Session Objectives: • Understand the need to identify partners who are the true stakeholders of the CBPR endeavor • Describe several CBPR initiatives that have forged unique and successful partnerships • Articulate lessons learned from unique CBPR partnership endeavors

10:30 AM
Engaging persons with psychiatric and substance use disorders in a community-based participatory research initiative: The Boston Community Academic Mental Health Partnership
Melissa Hagan, MPH, Alisa K. Lincoln, PhD, MPH, Jonathan Delman, MPH, JD, Nicki Glasser, Patricia Kenny, APRN, BC, Carol Mattina, Sara A. Plachta-Elliott, MA, Sheena Raji, BS and John Sharp, PhD
10:45 AM
Developing a CBPR partnership with Chinatown restaurant workers: Lessons from the beginning of the story
Meredith Minkler, DrPH, Charlotte Chang, MPH, Pamela Tau Lee, Alicia Salvatore, MPH, Rajiv Bhatia, MD, MPH and Niklas Krause, MD, PhD
11:15 AM
Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health Beauty Salon Health Education Program: Lessons Learned from Bridging Community, Agency and Academia in Philadelphia
Ruth C. Browne, ScD, Nicole A. Vaughn, PhD, Tonya Samuel, MSPH, Nadia J. Siddiqui, MPH, Ana Ramos-Hernandez, JD, MGA, Gwen Foster, MPH, Juanita Alexander, BS, Shirley Randelman, BS, Laura Gonzalez, MS, Serita Reels, MPH, Rita Lourie, MSN, MPH, RN, Catherine Curley, MSN, RN, Jack Lewis, MSW, LCSW, Terri H. Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, Courtney Baker, RN, MSN and Ivy Kuhn, RN, MSN, CNOR

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Organized by: Community-Based Public Health Caucus
Endorsed by: Health Administration, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing