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4086.0 Addressing the Problem - It Starts in Our Own Backyards
Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session looks at how to apply a data-driven approach to developing a community intervention to improve health. It discusses the development of an evidence-based community intervention to improve health.
Session Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be better able to • Assess how individual perceptions of social cohesion and informal social control are associated with healthcare barriers in an urban environment. • Explain the role of “adult allies” in authentic youth engagement planning efforts and the positive outcomes that can result adults, young people and the community as a whole. • Evaluate the association between the presence of community assets and hypertension prevalence in a low income area.
Walter Tsou, MD, MPH
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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
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