Our next webinar titled "REACH Obesity Strategies" is scheduled for September 26, 2018.

NNN & IHS HP/DP Webinar – REACH Obesity Strategies

The Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan’s National Native Network with Indian Health Service Health Promotion & Disease Prevention and the Indian Health Services Clinical Support Center (Accredited Provider) present a webinar series:  Cancer Risk Reduction in Indian Country.

Title:  REACH Obesity Strategies

Date:  Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Time:  3 – 4 PM EDT

Presenters:

Cathy Edgerly, BS, MS
REACH Program Manager
Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan

Angela Johnston, BS
REACH Grant Coordinator
Bay Mills Health Center

Emily VanderKlok, BS
Community Health Outreach Manager
NHBP Health Department

 

 

Learning Outcomes/Objectives:

By the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Examine the REACH Journey to Wellness model for obesity prevention in multiple tribes.
  2. Identify the positive impact of promoting participant driven healthy lifestyle adaptions vs. weight reduction programs to address obesity.
  3. Implement effective physical activity and nutrition strategies to address overweight and obesity in American Indian communities.


Target Audience:  Physicians, nurses, health educators, administrators, and support staff working with American Indian and/or Alaska Native communities.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Funding for this webinar was made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention DP13-1314 Consortium of National Networks to Impact Populations Experiencing Tobacco-Related and Cancer Health Disparities.  Webinar contents do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Faculty Disclosure Statement:  As a provider accredited by ACCME, ANCC, and ACPE, the IHS Clinical Support Center must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in its educational activities.  Course directors/coordinators, planning committee members, faculty, reviewers and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity.  Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place.  Faculty will also disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation.  All those who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity have completed the disclosure process and have indicated that they do not have any significant financial relationships or affiliations with any manufacturers or commercial products to disclose.

Accreditation:

The Indian Health Service (IHS) Clinical Support Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The IHS Clinical Support Center designates this live activity for 1 hour ofAMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for each hour of participation.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Indian Health Service Clinical Support Center is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is designated 1.0 contact hour for each hour of participation.

No commercial interest support was used to fund this activity.

Space is limited.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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