Unmasking inequities: The role of community health workers in elevating and addressing neighborhood health needs that are masked by zip code
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Discuss best practices and challenges in creating and implementing a neighborhood specific integrated leadership development, community outreach, and advocacy program. Identify important components for a sustainable workforce development program with a lens of cultural and geographic inclusion. Identify strategies for programmatic and financial sustainability for an effective community outreach program based at a safety net health center and/or community based organization.
Keyword(s): African American, Community Health Programs
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am currently the Program Director of the Western Addition Health Training(WAHT) 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.