Online Program

Thinking outside of the box: Innovative approaches to CHW training

Monday, November 4, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Dance as health education for community health workers   
Katie Cueva, MAT and Melany Cueva, RN, EdD
Reach su comunidad: A community health worker model emphasizing policy, systems and environmental strategies to address hispanic health disparities among 6 US-states   
Hector Balcazar, PhD, Charlie Alfero, Rachel Kutcher, Seth Doyle, Martha Monroy, Jorge Ibarra, MD, MPH, Grassia Melendez and Aaron Hozid
Pioneering the use of e-learning tools to train promotores de salud: A partnership between the HHS office of minority health and the USDA food and nutrition service   
J. Nadine Gracia, MD, MSCE, Alicia Riley, MA MPH, C. Godfrey Jacobs, Jennifer Kenyon, BA, Crystal Barksdale, PhD and Darci Graves, MA, MA, MPP
Innovations in community health worker training for leading an evidence-based HIV prevention program   
Regina Firpo-Triplett, MPH, MCHES, Kay Todd, MSW and Pat Grayson, MA

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

Organized by: Community Health Workers
Endorsed by: Latino Caucus, American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, Community-Based Public Health Caucus, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

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