Online Program

Chronic Disease Screening and Prevention

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Chronic Disease Screening can lead to improvements in people's health by encouraging healthy personal behaviors. This session aims to illustrate how chronic disease screening can aid in health promotion and preventative outcomes in public health.
Session Objectives: 1. Describe the process of chronic disease screening 2. Define primary, secondary, and tertiary disease prevention 3. Compare effective chronic disease screening approaches
Ranjita Misra, PhD, CHES, FASHA

Healthy Corner Store Network “Heart Smarts” Program   
Sandra Sherman, EdD, Rickie Brawer, PhD MPH MCHES, James Plumb, MD, MPH and Nyssa Entrekin
Effectiveness of a Diabetes Self-Management Program Offered at a Patient Centered Medical Home   
Diana Hassan, PhD, CHES, Amy B. Curtis, PhD, MPH, Jane Hanneken, MD and Catherine L. Kothari, PhD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)