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Community Health Worker Training Program

New York University

Contact information
Smiti Kapadia
(212) 263-8949

This program focuses on health promotion and disease prevention strategies across disease and illness areas. The curriculum addresses the role and history of community health workers and provides skills-based training for the following areas: communication, interpersonal skills, informal counseling, service coordination, capacity-building, advocacy, organization, research, and chronic disease prevention.

Public health advocates, public health practitioners

170 hours


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