Culture of Health: Framework for Improving Hawai‘i’s Wellbeing

April 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Queen's Conference Center
510 S. Beretania Street
HI 96813

Culture of Health is an exciting integrated framework promoted through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Hawai‘i public health nursing branch obtained this leading-edge grant to apply the framework designed to take health to where the people live, learn, work and play. Culture of Health project is guiding people to honor their own self-health care and utilize best practices of wellbeing through a sense of place and integrated culture of community health.

This Live Training has been approved for 1.5 CE CSAC hrs. and/or 1.5 CE
with National Association of Social Workers-Hawaii Chapter and has
1.5 hr. CHES/ MCHES – entry level.

Registration link: 21 2017

Guest Speaker:
Joan Takamori, RN, BS, MS, Chief DOH Nursing Branch

Speaker Bio:

Joan Takamori, RN, BS, MS is the chief of the Hawaii State Department of Health, Public Health Nursing Branch. Her work focuses on supporting
individuals, families and communities maintain health where they live, learn, work, and play. Public health nursing focuses on promoting and protecting the health of populations using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the culture of health and its action framework
  2. Highlight successful examples from Hawaii that illustrate the key
    action areas
  3. Design ways that are being created to engage and support change to improve a culture of health