Preventive Medicine Grand Rounds: Leadership and Management Training at Two State Health Departments

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Date Developed: 8/2/2017. Source: . Presenter(s): Aaron Fleischauer, PhD, MSPH, Ruth Lynfield, MD. Type: n.a.. Level: Intermediate. Length: n.a..


This webinar covers these topics:

1. Training as a means to address workforce needs at a health department

2. Training opportunities for Preventive Medicine Residents and Fellows (PMR/F) at a state health department

3. PMR/F training vs. Epidemic Intelligence Service experience

4. Cost and benefits of hosting a PMR/F.

Learning Objectives

• Describe the 3 aspects of the context of any major health issue (public health workforce development in this case) including the at-risk populations, the stakeholders who could influence the outcomes of interventions.

• Give an example of building coalition with key stakeholders to address a major health issue.

• Identify the 3 key success factors of population health improvement efforts.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.