Community Training Resources
PPC trainees are required
to extend their training experiences to several sites in the community.
These sites serve a variety of populations and use different systems of
- The Odessa Brown
Children's Clinic serves predominantly African-American urban families
- The Toppenish
Farm Worker's Clinic serves hispanic and Native American populations.
In 1994-95, PPC faculty and trainees developed an outreach system to
improve the access to care of twenty-four severe asthmatic children
at this site.
- The Migrant Farm
Worker's Clinic in Washington serves hispanic children with chronic
lung disease and their families.
- The clinics in
Anchorage and Bethel, Alaska serve Native American children.
- The WWAMI clinics
serve rural populations of children in the states of Washington, Wyoming,
Alaska, Montana, and Idaho.
- The Telemedicine
Clinic provides health care to isolated communities that lack specialty
experience sites for trainees include:
- Public health nurse
and dietitian in Public Health Department
- Community health
- School-based clinics
- Early childhood
- King County Asthma