Community Health Promotion Strategies to Support Population Health Improvements
Monday, November 2, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This session will present a variety of approaches to reach some of public health's most hard to reach audiences. Emphasis will be placed on the novel frameworks used to elicit input from these communities. Community participation increases the relevance of data collected and shared with health professionals and increases reach and sustainability of evidence-based interventions. Community engaged research and programming become effective tools in generating additional resources from funders and other key stakeholders.
Session Objectives: Identify the key steps for translating research into community practice.
Describe the key components of community-engaged research.
Discuss the benefits and challenges of community-engaged research and program implemention.
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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Workers
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)