17 and 18, 2012, the DC DOH hosted Shaping Policy for Health Training™ Course
2: Using Policy Analysis Tools.
™ curriculum developers,
Carolyn Crump, PhD, and James Emery, MPH, of the University of North
Carolina's Gillings School of Global Public Health (UNC) taught this
intensive 2-day training
In addition to the DC DOH staff,
five of the SPH™ National Cadre of Trainers and staff from DHPE also
participated. The training afforded the opportunity for spirited dialogue about
the case studies, policy analysis tools and current events.
Below, Autumn Saxton Ross, Wellness Coordinator at DCDOH (left),
Amari Pearson-Fields, Program Manager at DCDPH (middle) and Susan Goekler,
Executive Director of DHPE (right) listen intently to the Master Trainers'
instructions on the Obesity Case Study.
This is the second training
held at the DC Department of Health where several of the participants were
CHES/MCHES and will receive credits for their attendance and participation at