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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Prison Outreach in Alaska

In this one-hour webinar, Public Health Nurse Deborah Giedosh, EdD, shares how her team developed and delivered public health curriculum to support incarcerated dads and their reentry from the Goose Creek Correctional Center.

In the March session of Hot Topics in Practice, Public Health Nurse Deborah Giedosh, EdD, shares how her team developed and delivered public health curriculum to support incarcerated dads in Alaska.

March 8, 2017

Alaska’s Department of Corrections houses thousands of prisoners who struggle to manage their health and family connections while incarcerated and when released. In the March session of Hot Topics in Practice, Public Health Nurse Deborah Giedosh, EdD, shares how her team developed and delivered public health curriculum to support incarcerated dads and their reentry from the Goose Creek Correctional Center.

In this one-hour presentation, Giedosh will explain the origins of the “Healthy Dads, Healthy Families, Healthy Communities Program,” review the topics covered and classroom conversations her team experienced, and share lessons learned about implementing a health outreach program inside a correctional facility.

Register today and learn how Alaska public health nurses are sharing health information and supporting marginalized populations.

Behind the Wall: Public Health Outreach for Alaska’s Dads Who Are Incarcerated

Date: March 27, 2017, noon to 1:00 p.m. (PT)

Intended Audience

Local, state, and tribal public health professionals; staff in parenting support or education programs; staff in correctional facilities

Presenter

Deborah Giedosh, EdD, MSN-PH, MSN-NEd, MA, RN, Public Health Nurse II, Mat-Su Public Health Center, Division of Public Health, Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

About Hot Topics in Practice

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