Full course description
Note: Course content is available for free and continuing education credits are offered for a $3 fee. If desired, you will be asked to pay the fee upon completion of the course material.
Human trafficking is an increasingly prominent public health issue. Numerous efforts in Michigan and across the country seek to better define the scope of the issue and to engage health professionals in prevention, treatment, and advocacy. This session will explore trends in the field from various perspectives.
Public health professionals including nurses, health educators, and others in the allied health professionals.
• Recognize human trafficking as a public health issue
• Identify trends and gaps in the field related to prevention of human trafficking
• List resources for supporting victims of human trafficking
• Describe current advocacy efforts related to human trafficking
Continuing Education Credit
1.0 Nursing Contact Hours
1.0 CHES Category I CECH
Certificate of Completion
The Michigan Public Health Training Center at the University of Michigan School of Public Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Nursing contact hours expire March 31, 2019.
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.
This event was a collaboration of the Michigan Public Health Training Center and the University of Michigan School of Nursing.
This webcast is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP27881 Region V Public Health Training Collaborative. 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.