School of Public Health

How Do You Keep Youth Engaged in Prevention Efforts?

Youth Voice in Alaska's Health Projects

Air Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018, available archived online after this date
Time: Noon to 1pm PT
Cost: Free

In this one-hour webinar, Jennifer Baker, Adolescent Health Project Coordinator for the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, shares tested strategies for getting and keeping youth engaged in prevention efforts.

Learning Objectives:

  • List two ways the Alaska Adolescent Health Project encourages youth to participate in health promotion campaigns.
  • Describe how local and national data can be used in support of positive youth development and inclusion in community health projects.
  • Identify two resources for assessing organizational readiness to better include youth in prevention efforts.

This is part of the University of Washington Northwest Center for Public Health Practice "Hot Topics" series, a monthly webinar forum to discuss issues currently affecting public health practice.