3336.0 Health Promotion

Monday, November 9, 2009: 2:30 PM
Overview of health promotion strategies, in particular, the role of academic settings for the development of sustainable Health-Promoting Universities
Session Objectives: -The participant will be able to define the scientific-technical concept of Health Promotion -The participant will be able to differentiate between Health Promotion and disease prevention projects and activities -The participant will be able to formulate comprehensive Health Promotion projects

2:45 PM
Status and Trends of Health Promotion
Maria Teresa Cerqueira, PhD and Josefa Ippolito-Shepherd, PhD
3:00 PM
Life skills for a healthy life: Tool for sustainable human development
Rosa Cristina Gonzalez Pozo, MA, Josefa Ippolito-Shepherd, PhD and Amanda J. Bravo, MA
3:15 PM
Health Planning Training for Teachers Quality of Life, Work, and Health Research
Carmen Gallardo, MD, Ana Martinez, PhD, Cecilia Peņacoba, PhD and Josefa Ippolito-Shepherd, PhD
3:30 PM
Health Promotion: The importance of Life Skills Education
Amanda J. Bravo, MA, Josefa Ippolito-Shepherd, PhD and Rosa Cristina Gonzalez Pozo, MA
3:45 PM
Mental Health Promotion at the university setting
Luis Miguel Pascual-Orts, PhD, Ana Barquero Gonzalez, RN and Josefa Ippolito-Shepherd, PhD

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Public Health Nursing, Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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