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Monday, March 14 • 11:20am - 12:50pm
Concurrent 4A: Preparing Students to Address Vulnerable Populations

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Learning Objectives:
1. Identify at least three strategies for developing student skills in critical thinking on population specific outcomes, motivational interviewing, and cultural competency.
2. Critique at least three assessment tools used to measure student competencies and skills.
3. Evaluate students’ development in at least four nontraditional community programs.


Janet R. Buelow, PhD

Professor, Armstrong State University
Janet Buelow is a professor of health services administration at Armstrong State University and the director of the interprofessional patient advocacy program.  She is also the co-chair of the College of Health Professions Interprofessional program and quality improvement coordinator for St Mary’s Health Center. 

Suzanne Cashman, ScD, MS

Professor, Univesity of Massachusetts Medical School
Formally trained in health services research, evaluation and administration, Suzanne Cashman has spent the forty years of her professional career teaching graduate courses in public health, conducting community-based evaluation research, developing partnerships aimed at helping communities improve their health status, and advancing interprofessional education. Suzanne is Professor and Director of Community Health in the Department of Family... Read More →

Yvette Cruz, MSN

Adult Nurse Practitioner, St. Mary's Health Center
Yvette Cruz ANP-BC, accepted her MSN in nursing at Armstrong State University in 2012 in Savannah, GA. She is currently working as a Nurse Practitioner at St Mary’s Health Center (SMHC), a free clinic in the downtown area serving the ethically diverse and underserved populations. She is also a clinical faculty member at Armstrong State University, precepting graduate nurse practitioner students in this particular setting.  She is... Read More →

Monday March 14, 2016 11:20am - 12:50pm
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