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Public Health 3.0 / National Public Health Accreditation Series
A three-part webinar series to assist frontline public health staff work towards achieving Public Health 3.0 and national public health accreditation.
Public health workforce development efforts have long been focused on traditional, disjointed training solutions heavily loaded toward discipline-based content and outmoded approaches. Innovation and multi-sectoral partnerships are needed to equip the public health workforce, particularly those in governmental agencies, with strategic skills to address the upstream social, economic, and community-based factors that impact health and well-being.
Introduction to Public Health 3.0 & National Accreditation
Part 1 of the webinar series will provide an overview of the movement towards Public Health 3.0, the criteria and processes of national accreditation, and how these concepts fit together.
While it is preferable to register for and participate in all three sessions, participants do not need to attend all three in order to receive CE for a given webinar.
Public health professionals in all settings, including governmental public health, non-profits, health systems, etc. as well as across disciplines, whether health education, nursing, environmental health, leadership, etc.
- Describe Public Health 3.0 and national accreditation
- Explain how strategic partnerships can enhance national accreditation and connect to Public Health 3.0
- Recognize the added value of incorporating a systems thinking approach into public health accreditation
Mary Kushion, MSA: Public and Population Health Consultant and Educator at Central Michigan University.
Chelsey Saari, DrPH(c), MPH: Accreditation Specialist at the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB).
Continuing Education Credit
- 1.0 CHES Category I CECH (Areas of Responsibility: 7.3.1, 7.3.4, 7.4.1)
- 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.
Phoebe Kulik, MPH, CHES; Dany Zemmel, MPH(c); Mary Kushion, MSA; Chelsey Saari, DrPH(c), MPH
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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