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Community-Based and Community-Engaged Research
Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The purpose of this session is to share information about selected evidence-based interventions implemented in targeted populations to reduce health disparities. The audience will learn about key components for conducting a community health needs assessment and successful strategies for community partnerships. This session will also describe lessons-learned, challenges and recommendations for community-based projects addressing public health issues.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of community partnership and community engagement in addressing public health issues.
Describe methods recently used to develop and pilot a community-based lead exposure awareness programs to improve health.
Identify challenges and lessons learned across the intervention implementation to eliminate health disparities.
Explain the importance of identifying community partners and cross-sector leveraging opportunities.
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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Public Health Social Work
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)