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What is Public Health and How Does it Impact All Sectors

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Thursday, October 8, 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm EST

Presented by the Community Health Training Institute

 

 

Description

 

How is public health different from healthcare? Why does healthy communities work center around cross-sector coalitions? Why does equity play a vital role in health? Learn the foundation of the public health theory and practice that shapes effective community health.

Webinar provides framework and shared language for collaborators and coalition members from sectors that may be new to working with public health partners (e.g., planning, housing, transportation, healthcare, business, and more). The core concepts introduced in the webinar will provide context for coalition work and more in-depth training from the Training Institute.

Learning Objectives: Participants completing the webinar will be able to

  • Recognize the role of core public health frameworks, health impact pyramid, social determinants of health, and healthy communities principles.
  • Discuss the value of collaboration between different sectors (including their own) towards a common vision of community.
  • Define health equity and discuss its application.

 

 

Presenter

Presenter: Maddie Ribble, Director of Public Policy and Campaign Strategy, MA Public Health Association (MPHA). Read bio.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Panelists

Panelist: Barry Keppard, Public Health Division Manager, Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC). Read bio.

 


 

Panelist: Kathy Wicks, Community Health Program Manager, Partners for a Healthier Community/ Live Well Springfield. Read bio.

 

 

 

Facilitator: Daisy Ortega, Health Resources in Action

 

Webinar Recording

 

Presentation

Complete Presentation Slides_What is Public Health and How Does It Impact All Sectors.pdf

 

Resources

Effectively Engaging Multi-Sector Partners (webinar)

Partners in Prevention: How "Non-Health" State Agencies Are Advancing Public Health in Massachusetts

King County Equity and Social Justice Annual Report 2014

Social Capital and Health Outcomes in Boston

A Vision for an Integrated State Health System: Challenges, Solutions, and Opportunties

www.MApublichealth.org

http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/statistics

http://www.livewellspringfield.org/

www.partnersforahealthiercommunity.org

https://www.facebook.com/LiveWellSpringfield

Springfield Mobile Farmers Market

National Complete Streets Coalition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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