The Future of School Health: A Webinar

Presented by: Charles Basch, PhD, Richard March Hoe Professor of Health Education, Columbia University Teachers College; Howell Wechsler, EdD, MPH, Director of DASH, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC; & Ginny Ehrlich, MPH, MS, CEO, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

In this free webinar, ASHA explores the Future of School Health with three of the nation's leading advocates for health in schools, who lend their expertise to the discussion and answer your questions. Presenters include Charles Basch, PhD, Richard March Hoe Professor of Health Education at Columbia University Teachers College; Howell Wechsler, EdD, MPH, Director of the Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and Ginny Ehrlich, MPH, MS, Chief Executive Officer of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation.

Objectives:

  • Explain the impact of at least two significant health disparities that impact academic performance.
  • Provide examples of at least two models of effective coordinated school health programs.
  • Describe local implementation for health programs in schools.

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