142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Networking Asia-Pacific Public Health Associations for Public Health Priorities

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 : 3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Hyoung-Sun Jeong, PhD , Department of Health Administration, Korean Public Health Association, Wonju City, South Korea
Utilizing networks of Public Health Associations within the Asia Pacific region, one country can learn from the experiences of other countries and also can help others based on its own experience. Identifying and addressing priority public health issues can be benefited by effective and solid networking of PHAs around the region. KPHA’s perspectives on the Asia-Pacific PHA Network and how the KPHA and PHAs in the Asia-Pacific region can work together to address the priority issues will be shown.

Learning Areas:

Advocacy for health and health education
Public health or related public policy

Learning Objectives:
Discuss how to make the network and to collaborate among Public Health Associations in Asia-Pacific Region for identifying and addressing public health priorities.

Keyword(s): Partnerships, Asian and Pacific Islanders

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Professor of the Department of Health Administration at Yonsei University and member of the Korea Public Health Association.
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.