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Strengthening Skills For Health Equity: Louisiana Title V. Year Developed: 2021. Source: National MCH Workforce Development Center. Presenter(s): Gloria Grady, MPH. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Intermediate. Length: 20 minutes.

Annotation: This video describes Louisiana's Title V equity work as part of the National MCH Workforce Development Center's Strengthening Skills for Health Equity Skills Institute held remotely in March 2021. Louisiana follows a learning/testing/growing model where they: (1) learn through training and consultation with experts about health equity; (2) test through development of a health equity action team and action plan; and (3) grow through ongoing conversations on racial justice with staff, families, and community advocates.

MCH Essentials Series. Year Developed: 2021. Source: Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs. Presenter(s): n.a.. Type: Online Course. Level: Introductory. Length: Self-paced.

Annotation: The MCH Essentials Series is a continuously refreshed collection of MCH topics, accessible anytime and from anywhere, covering content that is foundational for effective and equitable leadership across roles and settings. Topics range from MCH history to racial equity to youth empowerment. The MCH Essentials Series is for current and aspiring MCH professionals from all disciplines (including youth and families) and levels of leadership. Content is designed to meet a wide range of knowledge and skill development needs. Each topic presents content via narrated and interactive slide presentations, or AMCHP webinars that have been trimmed or otherwise adapted to support adult learning. Topics cover between 20 to 70 minutes of content and include additional resources.

Learning Objectives: Expand knowledge in the following areas: • Understanding MCH History and Systems for Transformative Leadership • Racially Just and Equitable Leadership • Racism as a Root Cause of Birth Disparities • Cultural Competency • Youth Empowerment • Life Course Perspective • Climate Justice • Evidence and Equity • Using Data to Inform MCH Programs • Return on Investment in MCH

Succeeding in Research: Developing Your Conceptual Model. Year Developed: 2020. Source: Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Presenter(s): Alan Mendelsohn, MD. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Introductory Intermediate. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation: Improvement in Maternal and Child Health (MCH) depends largely on successful clinical and non-clinical research. Success in clinical research conducted by developmental-behavioral pediatricians and other MCH professionals can be enhanced through the application of theory and utilization of conceptual models to guide study design.

Learning Objectives: • Gain expertise in developing conceptual models based on theory, evidence and clinical experience; • Utilize conceptual models as a foundation for formulation of testable hypotheses; and • Apply conceptual models to study design.

An MCH Reset Retreat to Determine What Matters Now. Year Developed: 2020. Source: ATMCH and MCH Navigator. Presenter(s): Janine Hill, PhD(c), MPH, ACC and Kris Risley, DrPH, CPCC. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Introductory. Length: 90 minutes.

Annotation: More retreat than webinar, this is an opportunity to unite as an MCH community. Join this archived webinar us as we quiet our minds, identify and align our priorities and values, and see the present circumstances with increased clarity and new insights about how to move forward.

Learning Objectives: • Recognize sources of stress • Identify ways to address stress • Clarify values • Identify priorities • Determine an action plan • Share renewal strategies

Health Equity: Start Where You Are. Year Developed: 2019. Source: Natinonal Institute for Children's Health Quality. Presenter(s): Stacy Scott, PhD, MPA and Elizabeth Coté, MD, MPA. Type: Webinar. Level: Introductory. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation: This webinar is designed to support individuals who are pursuing equity within the health care system. It provides: • An overview of health equity and implicit bias, and their impact on children's health, • A modeling exercise to explore how to recognize and address individual implicit bias, and • Resources and guidance to help attendees continue this journey after the webinar.

Working “Upstream” to Prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). Year Developed: 2018. Source: Children's Safety Network. Presenter(s): Joanne Klevens, Vicky Roper, and Jim Vetter. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Intermediate. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation: In this interactive webinar, Dr. Joanne Klevens, an epidemiologist at CDC, explored what ACEs are, their prevalence, their inequitable burden on low-income adults and people of color, and their impact on health and life opportunities. She introduced the World Health Organization’s (WHO) framework for addressing social determinants of health inequities and examined how CDC has used this framework to move its efforts “upstream.” Dr. Klevens presented the evidence around policies that hold the potential to prevent ACEs and the importance of “narrative” to reduce inequities. Vicky Roper, M.Ed., Director of the Kansas Children’s Service League, described how the Kansas Essentials for Childhood project is utilizing the CDC’s “Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect: A Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities” as a framework to move work addressing ACEs upstream. She also shared examples of Kansas’ advocacy, media, messaging, education and awareness, and evaluation efforts. Ms. Roper discussed Kansas’ work to foster family-friendly work environments, which can help to reduce ACEs. The webinar was moderated by Jim Vetter, Ed.M., of Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC).

Learning Objectives: • Understand what ACEs are, their prevalence, their inequitable burden on low-income adults and people of color, and their impact on health and life opportunities. • Be introduced to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) framework for addressing social determinants of health inequities • Gain experience in interpreting the evidence around policies that hold the potential to prevent ACEs and the importance of “narrative” to reduce inequities.

Opioids and Early Adversity: Connecting Childhood Trauma and Addiction. Year Developed: 2018. Source: National Conference of State Legislatures. Presenter(s): n.a.. Type: Video. Level: Introductory. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation: Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are potentially traumatic events, such as abuse or neglect, that can have negative, lasting effects on health and well-being. This webinar explores the connection between ACEs and the opioid epidemic. Speakers discuss how ACEs can affect later substance misuse, including the intergenerational impacts on families. Experts and legislators will highlight potential policy options and innovative state strategies.

Learning Objectives: • Understand the connection between ACEs and the opioid epidemic. • Learn examples of how ACEs can affect later substance misuse, including the intergenerational impacts on families. • Gain knowledge on how to employ potential policy options and innovative state strategies.

New Grantee Orientation: Division of MCH Workforce Development. Year Developed: 2018. Source: U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Presenter(s): Lauren Raskin Ramos, MPH; Laura Kavanagh, MPP; Meredith Morrisette, MPH. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Introductory. Length: Series; length varies.

Annotation: This webinar presented information to new grantees of the U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau's (MCHB's) Division of MCH Workforce Development (DMCHWD). Topics included: • Overview of the Health Resources and Services Administration and the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB). • Overview of the Division of MCH Workforce Development (DMCHWD). • Description of the current DMCHWD investments. • Review of reporting requirements and key deadlines for DMCHWD grantees. • Key cross-cutting resources and communications mechanisms. • An opportunity for targeted Q&A with DMCHWD staff. Previous years' orientations are also available: 2015 https://altarum.adobeconnect.com/_a758956138/dmchwd072315 2014 https://altarum.adobeconnect.com/_a758956138/dmchwd073114

Learning Objectives: • Provide an overview of the organization of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) and the DMCHWD. • Discuss the Division's programs, goals, and impact. • Review information related to grants administration. • Introduce key resources.

Introducing the Competencies for Performance Improvement Professionals in Public Health. Year Developed: 2018. Source: Public Health Foundation. Presenter(s): Kathleen Amos, MLIS; Ron Bialek, MPP. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Introductory. Length: 58 minutes.

Annotation: Does your work involve activities in the areas of quality improvement, performance management, workforce development, accreditation, or community health assessment and improvement planning? Are you actively engaged in supporting your organization’s performance improvement (PI) efforts? This archived webinar introduces the Competencies for Performance Improvement Professionals in Public Health (PI Competencies), a set of skills desirable for PI professionals working in public health. Released in June 2018, the PI Competencies build on the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals and the Core Competencies for Performance Improvement Managers to offer additional guidance in PI for public health professionals with responsibilities related to developing or implementing plans and activities in the areas of quality improvement, performance management, workforce development, accreditation readiness, or community health assessment and improvement planning. This archived webinar offers an opportunity to learn more about the PI Competencies, how these competencies were developed, and how they support workforce development efforts. A video, presentation slides, and the PI Competencies are available.

Adverse Childhood Experiences: Trauma-Informed Strategies and Student Well-Being. Year Developed: 2018. Source: Corwin: A SAGE Publishing Company. Presenter(s): Ricky Robertson. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Introductory. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation: This webinar focuses on a whole-staff approach to foster resilience in both students living with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the professionals who work with them in America's rural, suburban and urban schools.

Learning Objectives: • Understand the gaps in data when addressing ACEs. • Acquire knowledge and tools to treat ACES as an equity issue. • Learn the whole-staff, multi-tiered systematic approach for addressing ACEs.

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