Community Health Worker......... Continuing Education................. "Women's Health Concerns"
Saturday, October 1, 2011 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (CDT)
Fort Worth, United States
"Women's Health Concerns"
This class will provide 8 state-certified continuing education credits for Community Health Workers.
A partial list of topics covered are:
Identifying risk factors that impact women’s health
Chronic diseases common to women
The importance of mammograms
Identifying the leading causes of death in women
Discussing heart disease and its risk factors if you are female
Women and healthy bones
The early signs of breast cancer
Steps to performing a breast exam
Getting a Pap-Test screening
Nutrition and women
Space is limited!! Register and pay early!!!
Park in Lot 6 (On Clifton St., just off Camp Bowie Blvd.)
Carl E. Everett Education and Administration Building (Enter door where you see three flag poles) Room 719.
Lunch will be served and is included in your registration fee.
If you have any further questions please call Jeff Moon at 817.735.0526
When & Where
Texas Public Health Training Center
The Texas Public Health Training Center (TPHTC) is a training resource for current and future public health workers in the State of Texas.
The Center is a partnerships between the University of Texas School of Public Health, Texas A&M University School of Rural Public Health, the University of North Texas School of Public Health, as well as local and state health departments in Texas providing competency-based training and education.
TPHTC is one of 33 Public Health Training Centers across the nation that are funded through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the United States Department of Health and Human Resources. Recently, TPHTC was awarded a five-year, $3.2 million grant renewal from HRSA to continue and enhance our training and education programs.
Through web-based and in-person training programs, TPHTC provided training to 4,993 public health professionals across the State of Texas in 2009. Though our focus is providing training and education to local and state health departments, our training and education is also available to, and utilized by: non-profit organizations; academic institutions; corporations, as well as other sectors; and graduate students in public health and related fields.