142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Innovations in international health

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
The presenters in this session will discuss the transformation of peoples lives as a result of innovations in public health practice. Examples of simple and cost effective technology which has resulted in dramatic improvemwnts in the quality of life for many communities , especially those living in low socio economic settings will also be highlighted.
Session Objectives: Discuss role played by social innovations in improving the health of communities. Discuss examples of succesful invotions which have improved the lives of underserved populations.

On Partnerships, Community Engagement and Community Organizing: A Case Study in Peru
Graciela Jaschek, MPH, Stephanie Grutzmacher, PhD, Elisabeth Maring, PhD and Greg Raspanti, MPH
Blended Learning: An Innovative Approach to Global Health Training and Education
Korinne Chiu, PhD, Holly Downs, PhD, Aundrea Carter, MS, Innes Boland, MPH and Ramon Lopez, MD

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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