5209.0 Public Health Social Work Education

Wednesday, November 2, 2011: 12:30 PM
This session will explore the relevance of public health in social work education, focusing on the current status of health in social work curriculum.
Session Objectives: 1. Discuss the current standing of public health within social work education 2. Assess the function of health inequities and social determinants in social work curriculum 3. Evaluate the role of social work education in building health communities
Whitney Mendel, PhD Student

12:45 PM
Mapping the practice of public health social work: Results from an MSW/MPH alumni survey
Betty J. Ruth, MSW, MPH, Jamie Wyatt Marshall, MSW, MPH, Esther Hill, MSW, MPH, Laura Ann Taranto, MSW, MPH, Sarah Sisco, MPH, MSSW and Sara Bachman, PhD
1:00 PM
Where is health in social work education?
Heather A. Klusaritz, MSW, Julie A. Cederbaum, PhD, MSW, MPH, Dorian E. Traube, PhD, Kyong Kim and Brian Seo
1:15 PM
Educating Social Workers in CBT for Anxiety Disorders
Betty J. Ruth, MSW, MPH, Gail Steketee, PhD, Jennifer Gehnrich, BA and Ellen Kreida, MSW

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

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

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

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