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Nature & Health in Communities: A Review of Best Available Science

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

The research on nature experiences and public health outcomes is emerging as a major influence in community policy and planning. Acknowledging that nature is good for people is not new, but the science can help Extension Agents build a stronger and better case for integrating...

What Extension Professionals Say About Teaching Health Insurance

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Virginia Brown, Mary Jo Katras, Joan Koonce, Ph.D., AFC, CPFFE, Ken Martin, Dena Wise, Elizabeth Kiss

In 2015 the Extension Committee on Policy Health Insurance Literacy action team (ECOP HIL) conducted a survey to assess the current state of health insurance literacy efforts in the Cooperative Extension system. The survey focused on what educators were doing in the field, ...

Using ECOP Goals Within CHC CoP

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Richard Klemme

You won’t want to miss this webinar! On Monday, September 28, 2015, from 2-3 p.m. Central, Dr. Richard Klemme, co-chair of ECOP Health Implementation Team, will address how the Creating Healthier Communities (CHC) CoP can connect with the Extension Committee on...

Health Insurance 101/102--One Session ONLY

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Roberta Riportella

Professor Roberta Riportella, Kansas Health Foundation Professor of Community Health, Kansas State University and Professor Emerita, University of Wisconsin-Madison will host an upcoming webinar about health insurance. She will be teaching using the Health Insurance Smarts...

Extension Health Research in Michigan

Monday, April 20, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Cathy Newkirk, Linda Cronk, Holly Tiret, Cheryl Peters

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s footprint spans the state of Michigan. Clinical practice, research and undergraduate and graduate medical education takes place across six campuses through affiliations with local hospitals, physicians, and other health...

Extension for Health in New Mexico

Monday, March 30, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sonja Koukel

Extension for Health in New Mexico We hope you can join us for this month’s exciting webinar: Extension for Health in New Mexico. The Cooperative Extension’s National Framework for Health and Wellness focuses on improving the health of all Americans. An important...

Developing, Implementing & Sustaining Healthy Food Incentive Prgrms at Farmers’ Markets

Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

Darcy Freedman, MPH, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Social Work at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, will present Developing, Implementing & Sustaining Healthy Food Incentive Programs at Farmers' Markets. Dr. Freedman will...

Comparing ACA Implementation between one ACA Friendly and one Less ACA Friendly State: Differences for consumers and for their educators

Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Nicole Peritore

Background · What is an exchange? · How does it work? · Different Types of exchanges across the US · Essential Health Benefits Kansas / Kentucky Comparisons • • Medicaid...

My Health County: Take Action, Change Lives

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ninfa Purcell

My Health County: Take Action, Change Lives is a one hour presentation that provides an overview of County Health Rankings and how to use this resource to prioritize county health issues. The aims of the talk are to: 1) inform attendees on how to use secondary data sources...

Cooperative Extension Framework for Health and Wellness

Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Michelle Rodgers

Cooperative Extension Framework for Health and Wellness Webinar goals are: 1. Raise awareness of the framework and approval by ECOP as an early step in mobilizing the Extension system around health and wellness of the American population. 2. Encourage participants to...

Helping Wisconsin Kids Get Covered: Connecting to Health Coverage through Schools.

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jeni Appleby

This webinar will discuss how to engage schools in health insurance outreach to make sure kids are covered. Learn about school-based outreach, including relationship building, determining and implementing outreach strategies, collecting and using data, and various other tools....

Smart Choice Health Insurance

Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Lynn Little, Bonnie Braun, Teresa McCoy, Michelle Rodgers

Smart Choice Health InsurancePlease join us for this informative and interactive webinar as the University of Maryland Health Insurance Literacy Initiative presents the findings from the Smart Choice Health Insurance project.Who: Bonnie Braun, PhD--Co-leader Lynn...

UGA Extension: Navigating the Affordable Care Act

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

Join presenters Betsy Charron and Stephen Bailey of the University of Georgia Extension as they talk about the UGA Health Navigator Program. In August 2013, UGA was awarded a Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Navigator Grant to provide outreach and education...

Engaging Youth in Creating a Healthier Future for Themselves & Their Communities

Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 11:30 am EST - Presented by Steven Henness

“Engaging Youth in Creating a Healthier Future for Themselves & Their Communities” Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 10:30am-12:00pmThe University of Missouri Extension Healthy Lifestyle Initiative works with communities across Missouri to develop healthy communities,...

Affordable Care Act - Question & Answer Session

Monday, December 2, 2013 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Roberta Riportella, Barbara O'Neill

Roberta Riportella and Barbara O"Neill will be answering questions about the Affordable Care Act and the Farmers & ACA curriculum.Link to original PPT to PDF of Presentation to evaluation survey