Diabetes Continuum of Care: Pillars of Community Engagement

April 14, 2020
8 a.m. HT / 11 a.m PT / 2 p.m. ET

This is the final webinar in the continuation of our Diabetes in Special & Vulnerable Populations: A National Learning Series.

After watching this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Define community partnerships and explain their importance in addressing diabetes in primary care setting
  • Identify strategies for increasing and strengthening community partnerships to address diabetes prevention
  • Give examples of how community engagement facilitates the engagement of diverse patient populations into effective diabetes care and management


  • Lizz Tooher, MPH, RN, Nurse Supervisor, Mabel Morris Family Home Visit Program & Philadelphia Nurse Family Partnership
  • Malia Purdy, PhD, MPH, Program Director, PI-DPP, Malama I Ke Ola Health Center
  • Risa Yarborough, Program Coordinator, Malama I Ke Ola Health Center
  • Cindy Whitlock, Director of School Health, New River Health
  • Saida A. Sanchez, MPH, MCHES, Health Educator, Golden Valley Health Centers

NCA Collaborating Partners:

  • Miranda Robinson-Perez, MPH, CHES, Program Manager, School-Based Health Alliance (SBHA)
  • Joe Lee, MSHA, Training and Technical Assistance Director, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO)
  • Albert Ayson, Jr., MPH, Senior Program Manager, Training and Technical Assistance, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO)
  • Kristine Alarcon, MPH, Communications and Engagement Specialist, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO)
  • Jillian Hopewell, MPA, MA, Director of Education and Communication, Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN)
  • Emily Kane, MPA, Senior Program Manager, National Nurse-Led Care Consortium (NNCC)

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