3117.0 School-Based Health Care: Advancing Educational Success & Public Health

Monday, October 31, 2011: 10:30 AM
Authors will share their experiences and wisdom on strategies that not only improve access to comprehensive health care, and programs but favorably impact health and educational equity as well. In addition, insight is provided into the components of a national movement designed to secure favorable local, state and national policies.
Session Objectives: To describe the role of SBHCs in achieving health and educational equity. To define the opportunities for SBHCs to impact public health goals. To describe the interrelationship between education, health, and dropout prevention.
Terri Wright, MPH, ABD

10:30 AM
SBHC: A history
John Schlitt, MSW

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Organized by: APHA

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

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