Webinar: Collaborating to Control Asthma in Chicago’s Public Housing Using Community Health Workers

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16 May 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Hear from two collaborators, Sinai Urban Health Institute and the Chicago Housing Authority, on their successes and challenges related to:


  • Collaborating with public housing and social service agencies;
  • Employing residents as Community Health Workers;
  • Complying with asthma management plans given competing priorities; and
  • Linking public housing residents to medical services.



Melissa Gutierrez Kapheim: Epidemiologist, Sinai Urban Health Institute, Sinai Health System

Andy Teitelman: Vice President, Resident Services, Chicago Housing Authority

Katrin Kral: Facilitator, EPA

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