4121.0 CHWs as Integral Members of the Health Care Delivery Team

Tuesday, November 6, 2007: 12:30 PM
Susan Mayfield-Johnson, PhD,MPH,CHES

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Reconceptualizing the Role of Community Health Workers: From Advocates to Researchers
Erin Kobetz, PhD, MPH, Betsy Barton, MA, Lisa Gaffin-Rosenberg, Martine Lifleur, MPH, PA, Louis Marcelin, PhD, Joshua D. Diem, PhD, Noella Dietz, PhD, H. Virginia McCoy, PhD and Clyde McCoy, PhD
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Optimizing the perinatal period for Latina immigrants through promotoras-based education, outreach and evaluation
Laura Hoyt D'Anna, DrPH, Britt Rios-Ellis, PhD, MS, Rebecca Medina, BS and Maria Mejia, BS
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New approaches for CHW-led asthma education in subsidized NYC preschools: Lessons learned from the Inspire Program
Yamnia Ivelisse Cortés, BA, Micaela H. Coady, MS and Sebastian Bonner, PhD
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Working with Community Health Workers to eliminate disparities in diabetes
Celeste A. Lemay, RN, MPH, Joanne L. Calista, LICSW, Warren J. Ferguson, MD, Tatyana Gorodetsky, MEd (eq), J. Lee Hargraves, PhD, Joan Pernice, RN, MS and Gail Sawosik, MBA
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Project MATCH: Training for a Promotora Intervention
Susan M. Swider, PhD, APHN-BC, Molly Martin, MD, Carmen Tumialan Lynas, PhD, Kristin Flynn Peters, PhD and Steven Rothschild, MD
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Implementing patient navigation to increase colonoscopy screening in New York City
Julie Ruckel, MPH, Elithea Maysonet, Christian Salazar, MPH, Ephraim Shapiro, MPA, M Phil, Suzy Blumenthal, MPH, Marian Krauskopf, MS, Melissa Schori, MD, Anita Soni, MD and Sulaiman Azeez, MD
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Perspectives from CHWs as researchers in a nutrition participatory observation project in South Texas colonias
Julie Ann St. John, MA, MPH, Mirthala Aguillon, CHW, Barbara Sharf, PhD and Joseph R. Sharkey, PhD MPH RD
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Youth/Adult Collaborations: Fostering Resiliency by Involving Youth
Laurie Jo Wallace, MA, Moacir Barbosa and Meghan Wagner, MS, MEd

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Organized by: Community Health Workers SPIG
Endorsed by: Women's Caucus, Latino Caucus, Ethics, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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