January 27

Social Determinants of Health: Technology and Workforce Approaches

From NIHCM: “The social determinants of health – defined as the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age – influence 50% of health outcomes. Recognizing that addressing unmet social needs can have an outsized impact in improving health, leaders are leveraging technology and nonmedical professionals to meet people where they are.

January 29

State of Obesity 2019: Better Policies for a Healthier America

From the Trust for America’s Health: “Please join Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) on January 29 as public health leaders discuss the national obesity crisis, its health impacts, and how advocates are working at the national and local levels to address this ongoing epidemic. This web forum explores findings of TFAH’s 2019 State of Obesity

February 06

The American Diabetes Association free CHW webinar series!

As part of the American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) Strategic Plan to Help People Living with Diabetes and Their Families Thrive, ADA continues to prioritize health disparities and health equity through its Mission initiatives. Community Health Workers (CHWs) are trusted, knowledgeable frontline public health workers who typically come from the communities they serve. The American Diabetes