142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Collaborative Connections among Communities, Universities, and Public Health Departments

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The purpose of this session is to reveal the importance of collaborative approaches in public health as an effective approach to reduce the burden of chronic disease in our communities. The audience will learn about various models for working with community providers, universities, and public health agency systems. The nature of this session will also help audiences to understand how collaborative partnerships also led to the opportunities to enhance public health education and training, research, and service.
Session Objectives: Describe the key components of a successful collaborative partnership for between multiple systems of healthcare advocates to improve health. Discuss the benefits and challenges associated with building an effective hospital-community partnership. Explain the collaborative functions as they coordinated assessment and assurance of activities devoted to improving partnerships to improve health.
Grace Lee, MPH, BS

A Hospital-Community Partnership Model to Reduce the Burden of Chronic Disease
Patricia Peretz, MPH, Adriana Matiz, MD, Crystal Cartwright, NP, Carmen Cruz, Erline Ramirez-Diaz and Andy Nieto
Combining Clinical and Population-Level Data to Understand the Health of Neighborhoods
Earle C. Chambers, PhD, MPH, Barbara Candalla, MPH, Rachael Riley, MPH, Nicole Hollingsworth, PhD, Arthur E. Blank, PhD, Christa Myers, MPH, Jane F. Bedell, MD and Peter Selwyn, MD, MPH
Pharmacist integration in collaborative care model in underserved communities in rural Mississippi through a community-based research program
Leigh Ann Ross, PharmD, Lauren Bloodworth, PharmD, Rebecca Crane, PharmD, Meagan Brown, PharmD, Lorelei Farr, PharmD and Scott Malinowski, PharmD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)