Live Webinars for Spring/Summer 2017

Losing Tim: Using Collaborative Processes to Strengthen Mental Health Systems

Paul Gionfriddo, CEO of Mental Health America
Hosted by:  Hawai’i Public Health Training Hui
Friday, May 19, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm HST

Health policy is critical, especially when it comes to severe mental health illness such as schizophrenia. Paul Gionfriddo and his wife have first-hand experience with their beloved son, Tim. Paul leads Mental Health America, which supports over 200 affiliates, including Mental Health America of Hawai‘i. Collaboration is paramount to helping everyone work with an improved mental health system as created and supported by Mental Health America.

Continuing Education:  1.5 CPEU for RDs
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Leadership Through Collaboration: Highlights of Accomplishments

Suzanne Chun Oakland, Retired State Senator
Hosted by:  Hawai’i Public Health Training Hui
Friday, June 16, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm HST (online or in-person)

Leadership is demonstrated in various ways based on the leader and their leadership style. Suzanne Chun Oakland’s active style has been enjoyed by both Hawai‘i’s service providers and community members. Suzanne is a hands-on person with continuous community-based involvement and participation in finding solutions and interfacing more successfully with our own state legislators. Suzanne has served on numerous caucuses and task forces with great accomplishments throughout her twenty-six years of public service within our state legislature.

Continuing Education:  1.5 CPEU for RDs
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Brain Health and Preventing Dementia

Kamal Masaki, MD, Professor of Geriatric Medicine
Hosted by:  Hawai’i Public Health Training Hui
Friday, July 14, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm HST (online or in-person)

The CDC’s Healthy Brain Initiative is motivating practitioners and service providers to help all engage in best practices for brain health and preventing dementia. Hawai‘i State Plan has the vision to support all Hawai‘i’s people who are touched by Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) with early detection and quality care.

Continuing Education:  1.5 CPEU for RDs
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