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Archived 2009 Webcasts


 


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The opinions or views expressed by the guests and participants of the webcast series represent the thoughts of individual participants, and not necessarily those of the Safe States Alliance, ASTHO, NACCHO, or affiliates.


"Practical Approaches to Smart Growth & Community Design"

This webcast is the second in a two-part series that focuses on the relationship between injury and chronic disease prevention, Smart Growth, and community design. During this webcast, participants learned practical strategies they can use to better collaborate with transportation/land-use planners to implement Smart Growth and community design initiatives. Participants also learned methods they can use to influence transportation/land-use decisions and ensure that public health is a primary consideration in community design.

The recording and resources from the webinar are below:

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"Preventing Injury and Chronic Disease through Smart Growth Policy"

This webcast is the first in a two-part series that focuses on the relationship between injury and chronic disease prevention, Smart Growth, and community design.  During this webcast, participants learned about Smart Growth policies and the proactive steps that public health practitioners can take to influence transportation and land-use decisions.  Participants also learned additional strategies they can use to ensure that public health is a primary consideration in community design.

The featured speaker is Mary Lee, a practicing attorney and expert on housing, land-use, and community economic development.  Ms. Lee is the Associate Director for PolicyLink, a non-profit national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity.

 

Click here to download the webcast presentation.

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"Integrating Injury & Violence Prevention with Maternal and Child Health Programs: Strategies, Resources, and Opportunities"

Sponsored by ASTHO, NACCHO, and Safe States Alliance, this webcast describes a variety of programs that exemplify injury/violence prevention (IVP) and maternal and child health (MCH) program integration efforts being implemented at national, state, and local levels.  Speakers describe their experiences with cross-program integration, provide strategies on how to successfully integrate programs, and highlight opportunities to initiate integration efforts that meet the program goals of IVP and MCH professionals alike.  Featured speakers include:

  • Sally Fogerty, BSN, MEd
    Deputy Director, Center for Study & Prevention of Injury, Violence & Suicide
    Director, Children's Safety Network
  • John McPhee
    New Mexico Childhood Injury Prevention Coordinator, New Mexico Department of Health
  • Lisa VanderWerf-Hourigan, MS
    Director, Office of Injury Prevention, Florida Department of Health
  • Carol Schulte, LCSW, MBA
    Perinatal Services Coordinator, San Francisco Department of Public Health
Click here to download presentations from the webcast.

 

See below for links to additional resources provided by the speakers on how to integrate injury and violence prevention with MCH programs: 

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"Integrating Injury & Violence Prevention with Healthy Aging Initiatives:  Experiences and Opportunities"

Sponsored by ASTHO, NACCHO, and Safe States Alliance, this webcast addresses several different programs that exemplify injury/violence prevention and older adult/aging program integration efforts being implemented at national, state, and local levels. Speakers describe their experiences in implementing these efforts and highlight opportunities to further develop these partnerships and activities. Featured speakers include:

  • Pamela B. Teaster, Ph.D,
    Professor, Graduate Center for Gerontology and Department of Health Behavior,
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health
  • Peggy Mack, Ph.D,
    Chair,
    Delaware Coalition for Injury Prevention
  • Marilyn Gregory,
    Elder Abuse Prevention Coordinator,
    Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida
  • Michelle A. Harris, MPH, RD,
    Health Promotions Administrator,
    Broomfield Health and Human Services
 
Click here to download presentations from the webcast.

 

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"Integrating Injury & Chronic Disease Prevention: Successes, Challenges, & Lessons Learned"

Sponsored by ASTHO, NACCHO, and Safe States Alliance, this webcast addresses current efforts to integrate injury and chronic disease prevention efforts at the federal, state, and local levels.

  •  Kaetz Beartusk, MPH,
    Director, Program Integration,
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP)
  • Valerie Russell, MSEd, DHSc,
    Branch Head, Injury and Violence Prevention, Chronic Disease & Injury Section,
    North Carolina Division of Public Health
  • Sharon Rhyne, MBA,
    Health Promotion Manager, Chronic Disease & Injury Section,
    North Carolina Division of Public Health
  • Tony Gomez, RS,
    Section Manager, Injury and Chronic Disease Prevention, Prevention Division,
    Seattle & King County Department of Public Health
 
Click here to download presentations from the webcast.

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