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Emerging Healthcare Professions: Spotlight on Community Health Workers Conference
Oct 2nd, 2017
Schenectady County Community College
78 Washington Avenue, Schenectady, NY 12305
Please join Community Health Workers, and Community Health Worker supporters for the 1st "Emerging Healthcare Professions: Spotlight on Community Health Workers Conference” on October 2, 2017 hosted by Schenectady County Community College and in conjunction with the Healthy Capital District Initiative (HCDI), The Alliance for Better Health and the Hudson Mohawk Area Health Education Center. Community Health workers (CHWs) have become an integral part of today’s healthcare system. This conference will focus on the scope of practice of current CHWs, pathways to success for emerging healthcare professionals and a call to action concentrated on enhancing the relevancy of community health work in New York State.
The conference offers interactive skills-based learning in a variety of topics through breakout sessions, panel discussions, networking and tabling opportunities. This invitation is extended to CHWs, supervisors, employers and those involved in developing CHW programs throughout New York and other parts of the country. Come join us for this exciting one day conference designed by and for Community Health Work Professionals!