Emerging challenges in homeless health care research and education
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related education
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Demonstrate techniques toward improving health care research and service delivery to those experiencing homelessness. Discuss the benefits of an interprofessional research and curricular model in medical training as it relates to those experiencing homelessness. Demonstrate how this educational model can be adapted for any vulnerable population group to best address their health needs.
Keyword(s): Homelessness, Medical Care
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have a record of presentations and publications on the topic of homelessness and vulnerable populations related to education, research and practice. I have implemented curricula and programming relevant to this and other areas of public health disparities through the lifespan. I am an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health at Nova Southeastern University and hold South Floridaâs first awarded PhD in Public Health in 2008 from Florida International University.
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.