Online Program

State Health Departments Innovative Strategies to Improve Population Health and Inform Policy

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The purpose of this session is to share successful and innovative population health practices employed by various state health departments. This session covers strategies from interpreting quantitative data, to utilizing GIS methods, and translating finding to relevant messages for state and local policy makers.
Session Objectives: Describe state health departments’ successful and innovative strategies to improve population health. Identify strategies that can shared and/or adapted for use in other state health departments nationwide.

Addressing asthma health disparities: Results of a hybrid model linking clinics and coalitions   
Terry Greene, M.S., Jing Guo, PhD, Matthew Sadof, MD, Laurita Kaigler-Crawlle, MS, Jean Kelley, M.D., Barbara Rogers, NP and Jean M. Zotter, JD
Using data visualization in creating an SDH community profile for the use of policy makers and the public   
M. Lelinneth Novilla, MD, MPH, Bryon Davis, BS (c) Public Health, Jeff Shirts, BS (c), Jonathan Shumway, BS (c) Public Health, Brad Hunter, MPH, MD, Jacob Sypher, BS Public Health, Julianna Lambrechtsen Au and Matthew Adams, BS (c) Public Health

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Health Administration, Chiropractic Health Care, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

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