Presentation on theme: "Building Bridges: Improving Health through Program Integration June 2010."— Presentation transcript:
Building Bridges: Improving Health through Program Integration June 2010
From Yesterday Making the healthier choice the easier choice. Tapping into the imagination and creativity of local partners. Cultivating a sense of one-ness and building political will. Developing adaptive capacity. Collaboration at the community level.
From Yesterday Because chronic diseases themselves are so well integrated, so well connected, chronic disease control has to be well integrated and well connected. Bringing best practices up to scale. Building demand for policy and environmental change. Improving clinical preventive services delivery.
Todays agenda –More on contextual factors –Move into tracks Advocacy & Public Policy Social & Environmental Determinants of Health Systems Level Change Data, Surveillance, IT, & Decision Support Managing Collaboration –Reconvene in the large group
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Continuing Education Credit 1 hour of ethics CE is being offered for the presentation Ethnic Myths: Implications for Chronic Care Management Sharon Brown, MN, PhD 3:15pm – 4:15pm June 16, 2010
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