4386.0 Grassroots Participatory Data Collection for Community & Regional Health Planning

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
This session will provide creative examples of strategies used to engage communities in data collection and health planning.
Session Objectives: List examples of strategies used to engage communities in the collection of health data

Data to action: Using GIS to improve community health and planning
Rajeeb Das, MSPH, Roland Estrella, BS, Candice King, MBA, Jeff Roth, PhD and Nancy Hardt, MD
Methods to effectively collect data to assess community health concerns and perceptions in a rural setting
Shaena Rouse, MPH, Tramaine Paul, MPH, Lillian U. Smith, DrPH, MPH, CHES and Barbara Grice, MSPH, MCHES
Tools and Methods for Aligning Community Health Planning with Primary Care and Policy Interventions: Lessons Learned from Hard to Reach Frontier Communities along the U.S.-Mexico Border
Lisa Cacari Stone, PhD, Sean Bruna-Lewis, MA, PhD(c), Susan Wilger, BS, MPAff, Jeremy Cantor, MPH, Carmen Maynes, MPH, Carolina Guzman, MPH and Tammy Hopkins, BS

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development

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