Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Time: 2 PM ET/1 PM CT
Description: This one-hour webinar will provide a basic introduction to foreign-born populations. The presentation will start with some background data about immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers. We’ll touch briefly on concepts related to cultural competence and humility and how to integrate them into your work. Finally, we’ll review the CDC’s Refugee Health Profiles, HHS’s Office of Minority Health, and the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus and HealthReach.
At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
Continuing Education: Sponsored by The National Network of Libraries of Medicine- Middle Atlantic Region, a designated provider of contact hours (CECH) in health education credentialing by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., this program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1 total Category I contact education contact hour.
This class also offers 1 MLA CE and is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) credit.
Registration: Registration is free and can be accessed through the NNLM class instance.
For additional information, please contact Liz Waltman.