Engaging Nebraska rural college students and practitioners through a university - community college partnership
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related education
Describe the benefits of a partnership between the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health and Northeast Community College.The learner can compare this partnership with his/her own public health educational institution's efforts. Assess the effect of promoting public health to freshmen and sophomore college students by incorporating public health practitioners in the area.
Keyword(s): Health Promotion and Education, Community-Based Partnership & Collaboration
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am responsible for the academic programs at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health. Recruitment of students into graduate academic programs is a college-wide focus. I have broad experience in rural community development and health planning. I am a Public Health Association of Nebraska board member and collaborate with rural practitioners. Part of my job is to collaborate with other educational institutions in building dual degrees, recruitment, and promotion.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.