5039.0 What External and Internal Support Mechanisms are in Place for CHWs

Wednesday, November 7, 2007: 8:30 AM

8:45 AM
Boston Community Health Worker Initiative: CHW leadership drives a new comprehensive career advancement model
Roma Goodlander, MBA, Roxanne Reddington-Wilde, PhD and Cindy Marti, MPH
9:00 AM
Teens reaching teens: Use of peer outreach workers in family planning clinics
Nancy Berglas, MHS, Abigail Arons, Lauren Ralph, MPH, M. Antonia Biggs, PhD and Claire Brindis, DrPH
9:15 AM

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

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

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