Calls and Webinars Worth Your Time
Investing in the Workforce Development of Community Health Workers
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, 2:30-2:50 p.m. ET
Sponsor: CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
Join this 20-minute coffee break presentation on community health workers (CHWs) and the roles states are playing in the advancement of workforce development investments.
Employment of community health workers (CHWs) has the potential to positively impact a wide range of health, economic, social, and environmental outcomes. This coffee break will describe the general process and progress made to date in implementing CHWs workforce development investments across the 50 states, D.C., and Puerto Rico, including an overview and examples of statewide infrastructure, partnerships, and funding sources. Current and upcoming CDC resources also will be discussed.
No need to register, simply join this event and call 855-644-0229, Conference ID: 8247938.
If you missed the August Coffee Break on Steps to Promote Pharmacist-provided Medication Therapy Management Services or other presentations, go to the DHDSP website.
Tweet Your Chronic Disease Maps on GIS Day
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019
Sponsors: CDC, NACDD and Children’s Environment Health Institute (CEHI)
GIS Day is coming up on Nov. 13, 2019. CDC, NACDD, and CEHI invite you to celebrate by sharing your chronic disease GIS maps on Twitter! The goal is to get as many organizations and individuals as possible tweeting on GIS Day using the hashtag #ChronicDiseaseMaps. The tweets can highlight the important work you are doing with GIS for chronic disease surveillance, prev