APHA Annual Meeting & Expo 2016

October 29-November 2, 2016
Denver, CO

Attending the APHA Annual Meeting and Expo this year? Drop by these AAPCHO supported presentations:


Reducing Hepatitis B Disparities Through Health Information Technology at Community Health Centers: The HIT-B Project
Monday, October 31, 2016
12:50 PM – 01:10 PM

Learning Objectives: Identify how EHR data can be leveraged to provide targeted interventions to help address social determinates of health. Compare a community based participatory approach to Health Information Technology innovation to standard practice and describe the benefits and challenges of each approach. Discuss barriers and facilitators for implementing new Information Technology interventions in Community Health settings.

Prevalence and Frequency of Social Determinants in Communities and their Correlation with Health Outcomes and Services
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Learning Objectives: Identify the most prevalent social determinants of health in patient populations. Explain how to cross-tabulate reported data on social determinants of health with clinical data, such as outcomes data. Differentiate between interventions that respond to the social determinants of health at the individual patient level, population level, and community level.

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