Implementation and evaluation of innovative community based solutions to engage local people in their own solutions
Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session will feature innovative community based solutions that have been used engage local people in their own solutions. This presentation will highlight successes and limitations to evaluation design and execution, and share recommendations for evaluating future community-driven health promotion initiatives focused on community-driven policy, systems and environmental change. Lessons learned in engaging youth in program evaluation will be shared. The efforts of downtown development districts in implementing community-based microwellness programs and community health improvement will be described. This session will also focus on the process, outcomes and replicability of VideoVoice for maximum participant benefit.
Session Objectives: List lessons and recommendations for evaluating complex community-driven, policy, systems, and environmental change initiatives
Identify place-based strategies that engage small employers in shared efforts to improve employee health and wellness.
Describe step-by-step processes for building capacity among multiple sectors and community members in active design projects.
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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)