4098.0 Community & Regional Health Planning

Tuesday, November 1, 2011: 10:30 AM
Session Objectives: Discuss steps involved in designing community health assessments and regional health planning initiatives Compare the practice of public health under a traditional public health community engagement model to public health practice with a comprehensive community change model Identify strategies to engage and empower community members in implementing comprehensive public health policy, systems and environmental changes

10:30 AM
Regional Health Planning Initiative: Assessment, Planning, Evaluation
Deborah Viola, PhD, Peter S. Arno, PhD, Linda M. Harelick, MS, MBA, Elquemedo Oscar Alleyne, MPH and Joan Facelle, MD, MPH
11:06 AM
Organizing chaos: The community health assessment prioritization process in Chatham County, North Carolina
Marissa Jelks Mortiboy, MPH, Vanessa Farrar, MPH and Alison Mendoza, MPH
11:24 AM
Multisectoral perspectives on using county health rankings to mobilize community action
Caitlin McMurtry, Joseph Connor, MBA and Joe Reardon, Mayor/CEO of Wyandotte County/Kansas City Kansas, JD
11:42 AM

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Endorsed by: Health Administration

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)