Webinars & Calls Worth Your Time
Achieving a Strong Evidence-base for Sustainable Community Health Worker (CHW) Programs
Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 1:00 - 2:30 pm ET
Sponsored by Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
This is the second webinar in the Community Health Worker Call Series. This webinar focuses on integrating CHWs into the public health and healthcare workforce as a growing strategy for increasing health equity and access and improving population health, while decreasing costs. ASTHO, with funding from HRSA, will host an interactive panel discussion to highlight issues related to evaluating of CHW programs. This webinar will provide an overview of CHW evaluation, describe the CHW Common Indicators Project, and highlight action steps that participants can take to capture the contributions of CHWs in their individual settings. Click here to register.
Establishing Effective Data Use Agreements
Tuesday, September 13, 2016, 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET
Sponsored by TTASC
Data use or data sharing agreements are a necessary component to acquiring data to inform state evaluation activities. This webinar will share best practices on developing data use agreements, including example language, common pitfalls and solutions to establishing these agreements.
By the end of this Webinar, participants will learn:
Click here to register. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to TTASC@icfi.com.
- Best practices on how to develop data use agreements
- Example language for data use agreements
- Common pitfalls and solutions to creating data use agreements
Partners in Health—Developing Collaborations between Public Health and Schools of Pharmacy
Thursday, September 15, 2016, 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET
Sponsored by American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and CDC
Participants will learn about successful collaborations between state health departments and pharmacy schools, including an overview of chronic disease prevalence, trends, etc. during this time of healthcare transformation. To register please click here. Audio options: Conference line: 1-855-644-0229, passcode: 4937505#
1305 and 1422 Epidemiology and Surveillance Call on All Payer Claims Databases
Wednesday, September 21, from 3:00 - 4:00 pm ET
Sponsored by the CVH Team of NACDD and the Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention at CDC
This is part of a call series to provide an ongoing forum for state and CDC 1305 and 1422 epidemiology and surveillance staff to come together, ask questions, discuss common issues, and share tips, tools, and resources. Our September call will focus on All Payer Claims Databases (APCD). States are invited to share their efforts in accessing and working with APCDs, including successes and challenges. Click here to register.
We highlight events we think are especially worth your time but there is a lot going on! Keep up using the Chronic Disease Events Calendar. The webinars in darker type are more directly related to Domain 3/Health Systems.