Sixth National Conference on Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations:

C-6 Reaching thousands: Using the internet to improve outreach, collaboration, and information dissemination

The complexities of collaborating with others online and using the Internet as a tool to disseminate inforamtion are vast. The panelists in this program have a wide variety of experiences in using multiple tools and formats to provide health care and service providers with reliable health information. The panel discussion will include the topics of eHealth, the digital divide, models of collaboration, use of media, and more.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8th Floor - Wayzata/Gray's Bay (Minneapolis Marriott City Center)
The Exchange: Better Communication, Better Health
Anthony Paul Schmitz, Health Advocates
The DiversityRx.org website, Resources for Cross Cultural Health Care
Julia Puebla Fortier, Resources for Cross Cultural Health Care
NW Resource Center on CLAS and Health Disparities, The Cross Cultural Health Care Program
Anne G. Turner, MLIS, The Cross Cultural Health Care Program
EthnoMed.org
Ellen Howard, MLS, University of Washington
New Americans Health Information Access Project, Heartland Alliance
Celine V. Woznica, DrPH, Heartland Alliance for Human Needs and Human Rights
Better access, quality and effectiveness of care in the context of globalisation
Catalin Baba, Faculty of Political Science, Adminstrative and Communication