3285.0 Promoting Healthy Communities Beyond the Health Care system

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM

Board 2
Effectiveness of community health workers in traditional and emerging roles: A systematic review
Julie St. John, MA, MPH, CHWI, Belinda M. Reininger, DrPH and Jennifer L. Gay, PhD
Board 3
When the heart stops: Community health workers raising cardiovascular disease awareness in public housing
Tawanna Wilson, Lucille Puckett, Mary Milliner, Teresa Hughes, Martie Bennett and Tomico Evans, MSW
Board 4
Community Health Workers' Role in Local Emergency Preparedness for Southern California Latino Communities
Biblia Kim, MPH, David Busolo, MPH RN, Walleska I. Bliss, MPH, MSW(c), Ana Lisa Vargas, BA, Thelma Gamboa-Maldonado, DrPH (c), MPH, CHES, David T. Dyjack, DrPH and Susanne Montgomery, PhD, MPH, MS
Board 5
Shop Talk: Lay-health barbers offer health advice with style
Lisa Hoffman Falconer, MPH, CHES, Catherine Haywood, BSW, Keelia O'Malley, MPH, Laura Dean, MPH, Carolyn C. Johnson, PhD and Donald (Diego) Rose, PhD, MPH
Board 6
A Navigation Resource Guide: Linking Underserved Women from their Community to Breast Health Care
Celevia Taylor, Naomi Jimenez, BA, Wanda Rodriguez, BA and Giselle Vásquez-Jones, MPH
Board 7
Board 8
Community Health Outreach Network
Kristina Gibson, MS and Ashley Wennerstrom, MPH
Board 9
Making our voices heard: Latino Community Ambassadors forging community and system changes in South Carolina
Julie Smithwick-Leone, LMSW, Margarita Franco, Mariangeles Borghini, Myriam E. Torres, PhD, MSPH and Deborah L. Billings, PhD
Board 10
A multi-level promotora program to prevent chronic disease in Latino families
Michelle Loya-Talamantes, MPH and Maria Tomasa Bulux

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Organized by: Community Health Workers
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus