East harlem emergency preparedness collaborative (EHEPC): A community-led initiative to enhance organizational preparedness and community readiness for a public health emergency among community service provider organizations in east harlem, New York City
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Communication and informatics
Other professions or practice related to public health
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
List strategies used to translate research findings to action at the community level Define critical factors and strategies used to sustain a collaborative comprised of community leaders and emergency management officials Discuss promising practices and lessons learned from enhancing organizational preparedness and community readiness for a public health emergency among community service provider organizations
Keyword(s): Community Collaboration, Planning
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been both the principal and co-principal investigators of the community based research studies cited in this abstract. I maintain over 13 years of community health advocacy work in East Harlem.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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