5115.0 Training, human resource development and workforce issues

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session explores different approaches towards training, human resource development and workforce issues including the results from a WHO-CDC collaboration in workforce development and Senegal's use of community health educators.
Session Objectives: * Describe the prevalence and correlates of sexual activity among youth practitioners involved with HIV education. * Identify the factors that affect engagement in on-line discussions among participants from different countries enrolled in a global distance learning program. * Describe the purpose and accomplishments of the WHO-CDC Collaborating Center for Global Public Health Workforce Development.
Shannon P. Márquez, PhD, MEng

A collaboration between the University of Namibia and the University of Washington to strengthen graduate public health education
Amy Hagopian, PhD, Agnes Van Dyk, PhD, Virginia Gonzales, EdD, Sara Wood, MPH and Ann Downer, EdD, MS

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Social Work

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

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