Faith and public health partnership – making a meaningful and sustainable impact for healthier communities
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe the Institute for Faith and Public Health Leadership and why it was developed. Discuss how this Institute builds capacity and fosters cohesion among faith and public health workforce. Discuss evaluation results from Year 1 (pilot year) and Year 2 of the Institute. Discuss how evaluation results from Year 1 helped to reshape the Institute for Year 2. Describe lessons learned from the Institute that may be applicable to others.
Keyword(s): Faith Community, Collaboration
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a program manager for the MidAmerica Public Health Training Center at University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, which is working closely with the Center for Faith and Community Health Transformation to develop the Faith and Health Leadership Institute. I have ten years of experience in developing public health training initiatives.
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.