CWUNewsNewshttp://www.cwu.edu/wspha/newsen-usJoint Conference 2012http://www.cwu.edu/wspha/node/2460Tue, 16 Oct 2012 09:38:11<div class="entry-content"><p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.wspha.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/NewNewLogo-3.jpg"><img alt="" class="aligncenter wp-image-416 imageNone" src="/wspha/sites/cts.cwu.edu.wspha/files/images/JCH.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 150px;" title="NewNewLogo"></a></p><h2 style="text-align: center;">October 15-16th</h2><h2 style="text-align: center;">The Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel</h2><h2 style="text-align: center;">“<em>Advancing Population Health</em></h2><h2 style="text-align: center;"><em>&nbsp;with Results that Matter”</em></h2><p><a href="http://www.wspha.org/" target="_blank">Plenary Program</a></p><p><a href="http://www.wspha.org/" target="_blank">Program Details</a></p><p><a href="http://www.wspha.org/" target="_blank">Registration</a></p><p><a href="http://www.wspha.org/" target="_blank">Sponsorship </a></p><p><a href="http://www.wspha.org/" target="_blank">Exhibit/Break Sponsor Information</a></p><h3 align="left">Objectives</h3><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Increase skills related to population health strategies</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Identify ways to increase program effectiveness and efficiency</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Learn new and innovative practices</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Identify forces that are shaping priorities and practices</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Connect with peers for rejuvenation and inspiration<strong><em>&nbsp;&nbsp; </em></strong></p><h3 style="text-align: left;">Tracks</h3><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Community: Mobilization, capacity building, partnering</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Data: Research, assessment, evaluation, performance</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Environmental Public Health</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Evidenced-based practice: Promising and model practice in the field</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; New Solutions: Pilot tests, creative ideas, initial results</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Policy: Development, advocacy, systems change</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Technology: Information technology, media, marketing, surveillance</p><p align="left">*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Workforce development: Leadership and general competencies, wellness</p><p>&nbsp;<strong>This continuing nursing education activity was approved by APHA/PHN, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA.</strong></p></div><p>&nbsp;</p>