Plan to watch a free satellite broadcast, "Working with Communities for Environmental Health," which will air on Thursday, September 12, 2002, from 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). This program, rescheduled from November 29, 2001, is presented by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Public Health Training Network (PHTN). Continuing education credits (CME, CNE, CEU, and CHES) will be offered. Participants will learn ways to increase their effectiveness when planning, implementing, and evaluating work with communities. Registered participants will receive a free health education planning kit after the program.
Marshall Kreuter, former CDC Distinguished Scientist/Fellow and Public Health Consultant
Donna Garland, Deputy Director of ATSDR's Office of Policy and External Affairs
Health educators; public and environmental health professionals; state and local health agency staff; health care providers, including nurses, nurse practitioners, and school nurses; college and university staff members; and teachers
How Can You
This program will be available via a live webcast through the program website, http://www.phppo.cdc.gov/phtn/envedu/, and also at satellite downlink sites. Downlink site registration is open and downlink sites are needed so that participants across the country will have a choice of locations for viewing the live satellite broadcast. You can register now as a downlink site administrator/facilitator. Downlink site administrators/facilitators have minimal responsibilities related to preparing and staffing a downlink site for the live broadcast. To register and learn more about these responsibilities, go to http://www.phppo.cdc.gov/phtn/envedu/, select the link under "Registration Instructions," and select "New Administrator." Individual participant registration will begin on August 12, 2002, and will be available at http://www.phppo.cdc.gov/phtn/envedu/. Registration will continue through the actual broadcast date of September 12, 2002.