3174.0 Advocating for Healthy Schools

Monday, October 31, 2011: 10:30 AM
Policy at the national, state and local level has the potential to drive changes for improving the health of students and create healthy school environments. This session will describe the relationship between policy and improved health outcomes.
Session Objectives: 1. Describe innovative and replicable programs for improving healthy students, healthy school environments and healthy communities
Susan Wooley, PhD, CHES

10:50 AM
11:30 AM
Building healthy minds and bodies through community partnerships: The Youth Empowerment for Success YES! Sí Se Puede Project
Selena T. Nguyen-Rodriguez, PhD, MPH, Mara Bird, PhD, Britt Rios-Ellis, PhD, MS, Danny Luna, MPH (c), David Downing and Mayra Rascon, MPH

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Organized by: School Health Education and Services