5100.0 Social Entrepreneurs: CHW Contributions to Health Literacy, Medical Homes and Health Reform

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Role of the Community Health Worker in the Biobehavioral Early Childhood Caries Team Project
Burton L. Edelstein, DDS,MPH, Sergio Matos, BS, CHW and June Levine, MS, RD, CDN, CDE
Project Wings Home Visits: Sending CHWs into the homes of struggling Latino teens to improve the health literacy of their parents
Evan Welo, Community Health Specialist, Carolyn Garcia, PhD, MPH, RN and Estefania Alvarez-Zumarraga, Community Health Specialist

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

Organized by: Community Health Workers
Endorsed by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development, Social Work