Building on Strengths: An Asset-Based Approach to Adolescent Health

Webinar //

Date:

May 14 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

Description

The first in a three-part series on adolescent health within the United States co-sponsored by APHA and the Office of Adolescent Health, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Department of Health and Human Services, this webinar provided an overview of the importance of positive or strengths-based approaches to adolescent health. In addition, the webinar highlighted some of the biggest challenges facing adolescents today.

Speakers:

  • Maria Trent, MD, MPH, professor of pediatrics at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, and president of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine
  • Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MSEd, co-director of the Center for Parent and Teen Communication, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and professor of pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Watch the recorded webinar.

Questions? Contact OAH.