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Education Programs

Save The Date

Penn State College of Medicine will host the 11th Annual Appalachian Translational Research Network Summit on Oct. 19-20. The Summit will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on both days virtually.

For more information, visit www.appalachianresearchnetwork.org or email ATRNHeadquarters@gmail.com

 

Poverty Simulation

Poverty Simulation

The Community Action Poverty Simulation is a profoundly moving experience. It moves people to think about the harsh realities of poverty and to talk about how communities can address the problem. Most importantly, it moves people to make a difference.

The Community Action Poverty Simulation is the first step to get people and communities moving.

More information on Poverty Simulation

Contact: Sara Comi at scomi@nwpaahec.org for more information.

 

Community Health Worker Training

Community Health Worker

Community Health Workers (CHWs) address this root cause by bridging gaps in access, establishing and maintaining connections to preventative medical and dental care, and addressing the stigma that pervades mental health care, particularly among vulnerable populations. All of this rests upon the trust a CHW develops within the community.

More information on Community Health Worker Training

For more information please contact Jane Mullinax jmullinax@nwpaahec.org or Sally Puskar spuskar@nwpaahec.org.