Online Program

Innovative programs, research, and evaluation in addressing the critical role of CHWs working with vulnerable populations, special populations, and populations outside of the health care system

Monday, November 4, 2013: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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Integrating the chw/promotor(a) model into contemporary healthcare systems   
Ashley Martin, MPH, Colleen Reinert, MPH and Odilia Garcia, BA
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Meta salud: Building binational collaboration with community health workers for prevention of chronic disease   
Elsa Cornejo, Jill de Zapien, BA, Catalina Denman, PhD, Cecilia Rosales, MD, MS, Lisa K. Staten, PhD, Scott Carvajal, PhD, MPH and Maia Ingram, MPH
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CHWs in housing: Building healthy communities from the ground up   
Kathy Burgoyne, PhD, Nancy Vignec, Gretchen Hansen, BA and Annie Vo
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Evaluation of childhood developmental milestones and the warning signs of autism as an effective educational and public health outreach tool for promotoras in south Texas   
Aida Vigil, MD, MPH, Johanna McLendon, Noe Garza, DDS, MPH, DPH, Raymond Palmer, Ph.D. and Beatriz Tapia, MD, MPH, CPH
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Amigas Latinas motivando el alma (ALMA): Evaluation of a promotora intervention addressing mental health stress and coping among immigrant Latinas   
Anh N. Tran, PhD, MPH, Mimi Misung Kim, PhD, Georgina Perez, MSW, LCSWA, Melissa A. Green, MPH, Janet Ochoa, Fabiana Palomo, Emilia Suarez, Michelle Lyn, MBA, MHA and Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, MSc
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Crowdsourcing wastewater failures: Promotoras and youth use community mapping to advocate for improved wastewater management   
Diana Ibrahim, BS, MPH(c), Ryan Gene Gaia Sinclair, PhD, MPH, Semran Kaur Mann, PhDc, MPH, CHES and Persila Mohammadnia, MPH
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Are men willing to participate?: A participatory research approach to involving Latino men in sexual and reproductive health promoter programs   
Laura Villa Torres, MSPH, Paul J. Fleming, MPH, Chelly Richards, MS, MPH, Florence Simán, MPH and Clare Barrington, PhD, MPH
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A randomized trial of a community health worker led intervention using HPV self-sampling to increase cervical cancer screening among minority women: Preliminary findings   
Brendaly Rodriguez, MA, Olveen Carrasquillo, MD, MPH, Erin Kobetz, Ph.D., MPH, Sainth Anthony Amofah, MD, MBA, Shelia McCann, MEd, SM, GPC, Tulay Koru-Sengul, MHS, PhD and Feng Miao, MSc

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

Organized by: Community Health Workers
Endorsed by: Latino Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)