Pre-APHA CHW Summit 2019, Philadelphia, Saturday, 02. November 2019

The APHA CHW Section cordially invites you to attend the Pre-APHA CHW Summit! 
This year’s Summit focus on Maternal/Child health and Trauma informed care.  There will also be presentations given by the National CHW Association and a local CHW Association from Pennsylvania. This 1-day event will allow CHWs and stakeholders to gain knowledge about the existing CHW initiatives and allow CHWs/CHW stakeholders to network.  This event is also intended to be cost-effective option for CHW’s and stakeholders unable to attend APHA’s annual meeting. 
The Summit will consist of interactive workshops, evidence-based training & strategies, networking, and skill-building opportunities. The speakers will include those from successful CHW programs to discuss key topics about training, CHW skill-building, models of CHW programs, social justice, policy focused on Maternal/Child health and Trauma informed-care, and a “call to action” which will include  future steps. 
The summit will be on Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 10:00 to 4:30 pm. The event is being hosted by IMPaCT model at the University of Pennsylvania. 
The invited speakers for the Summit include but are not limited to:

Jill Feldstein (IMPaCT model)
NACHW Representatives
Pathways Model
City of Philadelphia-Department of Behavioral Health &Intellectual disability Services

 
Organizations represented at the Summit will include:

IMPacT Model
NACHW
American Public Health Association
CHW Caucus/NPA
Center for Disease Control

 
Please keep in mind that this is a preliminary, tentative list of speakers and organizations
 
Preliminary Agenda
Registration & Light Breakfast: 9:30-10:00 a.m. Summit: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Networking Dinner: 6:30 p.m.
 
Location details will be updated soon! 
Agenda:
Registration & Light Breakfast: 9:30-10:00 : 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 Dinner: 6:30 p.m.
Location details will be updated soon! For questions, please contact rumanassr@gmail.com

Pre-APHA CHW Summit 2019

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