Linda Burhansstipanov, MSPH, DrPH, CHES Native American Health Issues, Lessons Learned from Community-based Interventions, and Overview of Native Cancer Projects This presentation will provide a brief overview of Native American health problems and issues which affect access to quality care. A very brief overview of the health care systems will be followed by a description… Read more »

    17th Annual Summer Public Health Research Videoconference on Minority Health Dr. Krista Perreira Krista Perreira is a health economist who studies disparities in health, education, and economic well-being and inter-relationships between family, health and social policy. Focusing on children in immigrant families, her most recent work combines qualitative and quantitative methodologies to study… Read more »

LEAD SPONSOR Dean’s Office, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health Barbara K. Rimer, MPH, DrPH, Alumni Distinguished Professor and Dean CO-SPONSOR Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, UNC Archie W. Ervin, PhD, Associate Provost CONTRIBUTOR Department of Epidemiology, UNC Andrew Olshan, PhD, Professor and Chair SUPPORTERS American College of Epidemiology John Acquavella, PhD, President Cecil G…. Read more »

Strategic Planning for Public Health, Level II: Reassessment Time frame: 1 day Instructor: Teme Levbarg, PhD, MSW, Office of Continuing Education, NC Institue for Public Health Bill Browder, MPA, NC Institue for Public Health Objectives: Utilize the organization’s mission, vision, and values statement and goals and objectives to reassess the fit. Determine if the documents… Read more »

Leading in leadership From The Future of the Public’s Health in the 21st Century came the clarion call: "Today the need for leaders is too great to leave their emergence to chance". Over its ten year history the Institute has created several one-to two-year executive education programs for public health administrators, managers, supervisors, and directors…. Read more »

8th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Dr. Betzabe is a Peruvian pediatrician who was born in Lima, the capital city of Peru, a country with a wide variety of cultural backgrounds. After she graduated as a general physician, she studied 3 more years to become a specialist in Pediatrics…. Read more »

Strategic Planning for Public Health, Level IV: Update and Evaluation Time frame: 1 day Instructor: Teme Levbarg, PhD, MSW, Office of Continuing Education, NC Institue for Public Health Bill Browder, MPA, NC Institue for Public Health Objectives: List goals thus far achieved by the organization. Assess the action plan. Determine and problem solve barriers. Update… Read more »