Online Program

Texas Affiliate Collaboration to Train Public Health Professionals to Address Border Issues

Monday, November 4, 2013 : 3:20 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Catherine D. Cooksley, DrPH, Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
Our affiliate partnered with state programs to address Domain 8 of the Public Health Accreditation Board Standards and Measures, “Maintain a competent public health workforce.” This summary will describe our partners, the program organization and goals.

Learning Areas:

Public health or related education

Learning Objectives:
Describe at least one goal of a collaborative border public health training program.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the senior biostatistician for the Sealy Center of Aging at the University of Texas Medical Branch and direct the comparative effectiveness research program. I also serve as the principal investigator of the data core portion of the Comparative Effectiveness Research on Cancer in Texas project funded by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, RP101207.
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.