A Learning Collaboratory to develop student's core professional and practice skills: An innovative approach to improving community health
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related education
Public health or related research
Explain the goals of the UMMPH Learning Collaboratory to transform students and public health practice; Outline the methodology used by UMMPH Learning Collaboratory; Describe the evaluation component of the Collaboratory at the student and community level; Discuss challenges and opportunities for successful implementation.
Keyword(s): Public Health Curricula & Competencies, Community-Based Partnership & Collaboration
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a Research Assistant Professor at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences. I have lead the conceptual development of the MPH Learning Collaboratory and the design for its evaluation, in collaboration with Dr Perrino, and Dr Kornfeld, both co authors of this presentation. I am currently teaching the students of the Learning Collaboratory.
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.