Implementation and innovation: Adapting cure violence, a community-based violence prevention model, to a school setting
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Explain how the community-based Cure Violence (CV) model has been adapted to a school context Describe how the school-based CV program complements broader community-level efforts Discuss the significance and outcomes of the two program innovations: PhotoVoice and a classroom-based curriculum List key findings from each innovation Describe how innovations augment CV’s efforts within the school environment
Keyword(s): Youth Violence, School-Based Programs
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have worked as a Research Specialist at Cure Violence for three years. I helped implement the PhotoVoice methodology in the school setting, and I helped design the school-based curriculum. In addition, I have played an integral role in advancing the school-based program.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.