Online Program

Large-Scale Partnerships: Reaching the Hardly Reached

Monday, November 2, 2015 : 10:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Terri Wright, PhD, MPH, Centers for Public Health Policy and School, Health and Education, American Public Health Association, Washington, DC
APHA is a leader in health policy development and will use the findings from IndexUS to inform its policy positions to reduce health inequalities. This session will highlight the importance of partnerships between national organizations with large affiliate structures to translate research into relevant policies at the community level.

Learning Areas:

Communication and informatics
Public health or related research

Learning Objectives:
Discuss APHA’s role in advancing Black women’s health. Identify strategies for disseminating the findings to State affiliates. Compare the efforts of APHA state affiliates in their public-private partnership development work with BWHI program partners to translate IndexUS into relevant policies and programs.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

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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.