141st APHA Annual Meeting

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Training a Public Health Workforce for the Future

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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
Keeping current in health education: Processes to verify practice of health education specialists
Dixie Dennis, PhD, MCHES, James McKenzie, PhD, MPH, MCHES, Linda Lysoby, MS, MCHES, CAE, M. Elaine Auld, MPH, MCHES and Melissa A. Rehrig, MPH, MCHES

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion