NN/LM SCR Partners in Public Health Information Outreach Award Recipient
Congratulations to Catherine McClain and Stormy Davis-Costanza at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Center for Development and Disability, the recipients of the Partners in Public Health Information Outreach Award! Their project, New Mexico Partners in Public Health will increase knowledge and use of currently available health information and disability resources to the public health infrastructure located in Sandoval County New Mexico.
The program will be a collaborative project between the Center for Development and Disability (CDD), Library and Information Network for the Community (LINC), Pueblo Connections Family Support 360 Project, the New Mexico Health Sciences Library and Information Center (HSLIC), Sandoval County public health agency, and the seven Pueblo communities located in the county. The overall goal of the project is to increase knowledge and use of NLM health information and disability resources by the Sandoval County’s public health workforce, the Pueblo’s community health representatives, and Pueblo Family Support Center resource specialists. Objectives will be accomplished through community outreach, Internet-based training and follow up technical assistance.