A recording of this webinar is available at http://amchp.adobeconnect.com/p9nxyct91rjj
Here is a brief description of the webinar (attached is pdf of session description and pics. You could also take some information from there): Description: This session will offer tools that drive Title V MCH transformation by integrating direct service initiatives with policy (organizational/ public), system (simple/complex) and environmental (built/natural) approaches. The presenters will describe the myriad of factors that influence behavior and social determinants of health; explore the benefits of policy, system and environmental (PSE) approaches; and apply the I+PSE (Individual plus PSE) Conceptual Framework for Action to build innovative strategies that transform Title V MCH services. The session will highlight case studies that focus on policy solutions, community development, and multi-sectoral partnerships, further building Title V MCH capacity, practice-based evidence, and impact.
At the end of this session, attendees will be able to: 1) Describe the benefits of integrating direct services and policy, system, and environmental approaches to address Title V MCH priorities; 2) Identify opportunities for building MCH workforce and/or agency capacity to advance policy, system, and environmental approaches; and 3) Reflect on a case study of how Title V MCH agencies have applied individual and policy, system, and environmental change approaches to their strategic plans, needs assessments, and operations.
Advancing Resilience using PSE Approaches in Nutrition and Health: Integrated Framework, Application, and Evaluation Strategies
The webinar will address how policy, system, and environmental (PSE) approaches are powerful ways to achieve healthy lifestyles, food security, and food system sustainability. Using a case study approach, the webinar will showcase a systemic change framework in which participants can bundle direct education initiatives with PSE strategies and develop robust evaluation strategies for greater health impact.
Our presenters include Angie Tagtow, Founder and Chief Strategist of Äkta Strategies, 2020 National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health Fellow, Dena Herman, Professor, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, California State University, Northridge; Adjunct Associate Professor and Director, MCH Nutrition Leadership Training Program, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, and Leslie Cunningham-Sabo, Professor, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Colorado State University, and Department of Community and Behavioral Health, Colorado School of Public Health.