Online Program

CHWs thinking global and acting local: Best practices for impacting health and wellness

Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Susan Mayfield-Johnson, PhD,MPH,CHES
Susan Mayfield-Johnson, PhD,MPH,CHES

Board 1
Bridging the gap between community health workers and researchers: Lessons learned from a behavioral trial for low-income adults with heart failure   
Rebecca Liebman, MPH, Diane Baker, Catherine Feit, Redia Holman, Judy Sumpter, Serina Silvestry, Molly Martin, MD and Lynda H. Powell, PhD
Board 3
Assessing capacity of community health workers: Current roles, best practices, and the way forward   
Jennifer Alvisurez, Benjamin Clopper, Charles Felix, Crystal Gibson, Jasmin Harpe, Meredith Ferraro, M.S., Amelia Reese Masterson and Debbie L. Humphries, PhD, MPH
Board 4
From training to employment how community health workers can meet tomorrows healthcare needs today   
Cheryl Mongillo, Steven Carson, RN, BSN, MHA, Barbara L. Bungy, MPH, CHES and Paula Stillman, MD, MBA
Board 5
It's personal: Community health workers discuss intersections between their work and personal health behavior changes   
Jena Bauman Adams, MPH, Jennifer M. Madson, Tatyana Gorodetsky, M.Ed. (eq.) and Joanne L. Calista, MS, LICSW
Board 8
Community health worker recruitment from within the target neighborhood: A framework for success   
Hosseinali Shahidi, MD, MPH, Cindy Sickora, DNP, RN, Sharon Clancy, MPH, Roxanne Nagurka, BA and Sabrina Marie Chase, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Community Health Workers
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Community-Based Public Health Caucus