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4319.0 Research to Reduce Health Disparities and Inequities
Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 2:30 PM
This session investigates the uses of data to better understand racial and ethnic disparities in health and illness. In addition, the session will help attendees examine the role and utility of evidence based practice in public health. Examples of community based participatory research will be given.
Session Objectives: 1. Name two different forms of knowledge and types of evidence in healthcare and in public health nursing. 2. Identify at least two key variables related to racial and ethnic disparities in health. 3. Identify at least three principles of CBPR applicable to the study of racial and ethnic disparities.
Susan M. Swider, PhD, APHN-BC
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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
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