5025.0 Innovative Public Health Teaching Methods

Wednesday, November 7, 2007: 8:30 AM
This session will suggest a wide range of examples for ways to change public health education, whether through competency-based curricula, the use of reflection in courses, developing entrepreneurial skills, or use of OpenCourseWare.
Session Objectives: Describe the "reflection" technique and its use in a public health course Describe the potential for OpenCourseWare in public health education Discuss several suggestions for ways to change public health education

8:30 AM
Changing Graduate Public Health Education
Sondos Islam, PhD and Gilbert Ramirez, DrPH
9:10 AM
Management Academy for Public Health: Developing entrepreneurial public health managers
Kimberley Freire, PhD, MPH, Rebecca Davis, BA, Margot Sue Mahannah, BA, Karl Umble, PhD, MPH, Aiko Hattori, BA, Steve Orton, PhD and Mekeisha Williams, MPA
9:30 AM

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Organized by: Academic Public Health Caucus

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