Church and community members' satisfaction with HIV screening in African American churches
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Describe the Taking It to the Pews Intervention and church-based testing events and activities. Discuss church-based testing strategies offered through intervention activities. Discuss the need for strong community partnerships to ensure testing access.
Keyword(s): HIV/AIDS, Faith Community
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: : I have over 20 years of experience leading non-profit organizations and working with faith based organizations. My leadership has provided agency oversight, partnership building, fund development and creative development of community health education programming focusing on HIV, Youth Development and Health and Wellness. For the past 7 years I have assisted the development CBPR partnerships with academic research institutions responding to the health disparities that affect the African American community.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.