Strengthening Partnerships to Improve Child Health
Thursday, October 27, 1:00pm – 1:50pm ET
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In this coffee chat hosted by the CHOICES Community of Practice, Hannah E. Hardy, Manager of the Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention Program at the Allegheny County Health Department, shared her experiences with engaging community partners to improve child health in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. The Allegheny County Health Department identified promoting healthy weight among school-aged children as a key objective in their Community Health Improvement Plan. Hannah discusses how her health agency used a cost-effectiveness analysis framework and tools to engage partners in identifying and prioritizing strategic opportunities for action to improve healthy eating and physical activity for children in their community.