Vida Education Series

 

¡Vida! Educational Series - Promoting Good Health

The primary goal of this program is to facilitate access to health promotion information for a lay audience in Arizona with the specific objectives of developing, delivering and evaluating culturally and linguistically competent health education for patients, caregivers, family members lay health educators/ promoters, providers and the public. The educational curriculum topics have been collaboratively developed with our established and ongoing “Community Partnership Group” (CPG) which includes clinical/support personnel and cancer survivors in Arizona communities of Douglas, Nogales, Somerton, Tucson and Yuma. Each session is conducted as a virtual roundtable tele-conversation with clinical experts. All presentations are linguistically accessible in English and Spanish. The educational content is available: via live videostreaming(  http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/), and archived videostreaming (http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/categories/?id=114) for delayed viewing on the internet. 

 

¡Vida! is an educational series focusing on wellness topics and provides opportunities for networking of community members and fostering of outreach efforts. It is available free of charge to the public and Certificates of Attendance are provided. All sessions are simultaneously broadcasted to our community partners/Arizona Telemedicine sites:

 

DOUGLAS: Southeast Arizona Medical Center

NOGALES: Mariposa Community Health Center

PAYSON: Payson Regional Medical Center

PHOENIX: UA College of Medicine Phoenix Biomedical Campus

POLACCA:  Hopi Health Care Center

SAN LUIS:  Regional Center for Border Health

SELLS:  Tohono O'odham Nation/Comm. Health

SOMERTON
: Regional Center for Border Health, Inc

TUCSON: University of Arizona Cancer Center North

                  Arizona Health Sciences Center Library Room # 1150

TUBA CITY: Tuba City Regional Health Care Center

                                                   

CLICK HERE FOR VIDA LOCATION FLIER

 

Tucson Locations:

UA Medical Center

Arizona Health Sciences Center Library  room # 1150 (Warren Street Clinic)

                    and

UA Cancer Center – North Campus

3838 N Campbell Ave. Room # 1291

 

2013 – 2014 Schedule: CLICK HERE

     10:00 am Spanish

     11:30 am English

 

Satisfaction Survey:
 
     English CLICK HERE
 
     Spanish CLICK HERE

 

*CERTIFICATES OF ATTENDANCE GIVEN*

 

Contact Bettina Hofacre with questions or for more information:
(520)626-3265
bhofacre@uacc.arizona.edu

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