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Community-Driven Health Impact Assessments: The Case of Detroit's Gordie Howe International Bridge Project (On Demand)
This live webinar features representatives from a local health department, community-based organization, and university who collaborated along with others to conduct a health impact assessment in Detroit, Michigan. They will share their process and findings, with an emphasis on the critical importance of partnerships in public health policy work.
Public health and other allied health professionals working in health departments, community-based settings, clinics, etc., who are interested in policy engagement and cross-sector collaboration.
- Define the concepts of Health in All Policies (HiAP) and Health Impact Assessments (HIA)
- Recognize lessons learned from an example of HiAP and HIA in practice
- Discuss the importance of partnerships between public health organizations and the community
Simone Sagovac, Executive Director, Southwest Detroit Community Benefits Coalition
Natalie Sampson, Assistant Professor of Public Health, University of Michigan-Dearborn
Continuing Education Credit
Participation in the course is free. CE available for $3.
- 1.0 CHES Category I CECH, Areas of Responsibility: 1.4.3, 7.3.1, 2.1.3
- Certificate of Completion
The Michigan Public Health Training Center is a designated provider (ID# 99038) of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.
The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($924,899). 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 Region V PHTC, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
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