Community-Academic Partnership to strengthen workforce to reduce health disparities in underserved communities through continuing education
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Administration, management, leadership
Advocacy for health and health education
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related research
Identify strengths and challenges of partnership between an academic medical center, Medicaid network, and city college. Design continuing education programs for providers through community-academic partnerships. Evaluate continuing educational programs to measure effectiveness using multifaceted approach.
Keyword(s): Community-Based Partnership & Collaboration, Health Disparities/Inequities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a primary care physician and healthcare administrator by training. I am working as the project manager for the above submitted project. I have presented at several national conferences on topics related to this and other projects. I have more than seven years experience working in medicine, research and underserved commnuties. I have designed continuing education courses and serving as course assistant for a graduate level course on population health and care coordination.
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.