Online Program

Training a Public Health Workforce for the Future

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The purpose of this session is to provide an overview of strategies used to train and keep the public health workforce prepared to address current and future public health challenges.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate various ways to educate and train the public health workforce.

Putting adult learning theory into action: Strategies to create relevant trainings for multidisciplinary audiences   
Melissa Alperin, MPH, MCHES, Laura M. Lloyd, MPH, MCHES, Tara R. Redd, MEd, MCHES, Ariela M. Freedman, PhD, MPH, MAT, Sahar S. Salek, MPH, CHES and Kathleen R. Miner, PhD, MPH, MEd, MCHES
A framework for promoting cultural competency among future health professionals   
Zi Yan, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.Ed., Kevin Finn, EdD, ATC, CSCS and Bradley Cardinal, Ph.D.

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

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