Online Program

A changing world brings new challenges for MCH advocates

Monday, November 4, 2013 : 2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Deborah Walker, EdD, US Health Division, Abt Associates, Inc., Cambridge, MA
This presentation will give an overview of how economic globalization & social media have presented major challenges to the lives of women, children & their families around the globe.

Learning Areas:

Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy

Learning Objectives:
List two challenges that women, children and their families face as a direct result of globalization and social media

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have >40 years of experience maternal and child health research, policy development and practice at the state and national levels including >100 peer reviewed journal articles and 3 books on maternal and child health content . I spent 16 years with the Massachusetts Department of PH, specializing in child and family health and health promotion.
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.