ORAL SESSION: Cross-Sector Outreach and Collaboration: Lessons from the Field
March 25, 2020 - 12:00pm ET
Moderator: Katie Wagoner, MPH, MCHES®
PHRASES: Public Health Reaching Across Sectors – Tools for Collaboration and Examples from Student Field Placements
Michelle Carvalho, MPH, MCHES®
Cross-Sector Engagement for Health and Climate Adaptation
Meg Sansivero, MPH and Paul Schramm, MPH, MS
1) Understand how they can apply the guidance of the cross-sector communications from CDC in their local setting.
2) Understand how to create an outreach plan to initiate cross-sector outreach for climate adaptation that benefits community health.
3) Describe case examples of cross-sector collaboration in student field placements in applied practice community settings.
Michelle L. Carvalho, MPH, MCHES®
Michelle Carvalho, MPH, MCHES serves as Program Manager of the Region IV Public Health Training Center and a PHRASES Fellow of the de Beaumont Foundation and Aspen Institute. She serves as one of the key liaisons with health departments in the eight southeastern states of HHS Region IV to advance workforce development of current and future public health professionals. She helps to strengthen partnerships, manage student placements with mentors, coordinate a leadership institute, and mobilize communitites in the southeast through workforce development including in-person workshops and various distance modalities. Many of the initiatives she facilitates incorporate cross-sector partnership, coalition-building, and inter-professional training in which finding common language and mission is critical