Online Program

Community based primary health care

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This session will highlight the importance of providing primary health care at various levels while taking into consideration the various challenges present in the communities.
Session Objectives: Discuss the importance of community based primary care in improving the health status of the population globally.
Paul Freeman, DR PH MBBS MHP MPH

Describing the chief complaints in a mobile, primary care clinic in Haiti: Using data to enlighten the knowledge of the burden of non-communicable diseases   
Pilar Martin, MD, MPH, MHSA, Michael A. Melchior, PhD, MPH, Brian Kunkle, PhD, MPH, Karlyn Guirand-Emile, MPH, CHES, Leriche Louis, RN, MPH, Rebecca Cole, MDc and Eric Knot, MDc
Task shifting to improve access to emergency obstetric care in health facilities: Building capacity of community health extension workers   
Amina Aminu, MBBS; MPH, Ibrahim Gombe, RN, Abubakar Izge, MBBS; MPH, Mike Egboh, MPH and Kuhu Maitra, MBBS,DCH,MD
Outcomes of a performance-based contracting strategy in south Sudan   
A. Frederick Hartman, MD MPH, John Rumunu, MD, MPH, Erin Polich, MPH and Jemal Mohammed
Primary care needs assessment from three villages in north sulawesi, Indonesia: Recommendations for future interventions   
Iben McCormick-Ricket, MPH, Rachel Witwer, MPH, Yanti Turang, RN and Melissa Ferniz, RN

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Medical Care

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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