Celebrating Health & Human Services
April 6-10, 2015


Monday, April 6

Interprofessional Applied Learning Demonstration
9 - 10 a.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Yoga on the Lawn (event cancelled)
10 - 11 a.m. | Hoggard Hall Front Lawn

Simulation Learning Center
11 a.m. - Noon | McNeill Hall, Second Floor Lobby

State of the Region’s Health: Healthcare of the Future –
Addressing Challenges in Our Communities

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Burney Center

Tuesday, April 7

Youth Summit: Healthful Living
10 - 2 p.m. | Fisher Student Center and Madeline Suite

How to Use Interactive Theater Techniques to Create Innovative
Applied Learning Opportunities

2 - 3 p.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Theater Delta Presents: Adult Palliative Care and End-of-Life Decision-Making
4 - 5:30 p.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Wednesday, April 8

Laughter Yoga with Robert Rivest
9 - 11 a.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Campus Fitness Walk
Noon - 12:45 p.m. | Meet outside main entrance to McNeill Hall

Past, Present and Future of Clinical Research in North Carolina
2 - 4 p.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Thursday, April 9

Prevention of Illness and Injury
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Yoga on the Lawn
12:40 - 1:45 p.m. | Hoggard Hall Front Lawn

Building Collaborative Community Partnerships Using Evidence-Based Youth Violence Interventions
2 - 4 p.m. | McNeill Hall 1051

Friday, April 10

ECU/CHHS Public Health Studies Collaboration
8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Burney Center and McNeill Hall 1051

Research Day
Making Your Mark: Implementing and Evaluating Community-based
Violence Prevention Programs

Burney Center

Registration, Poster Set-up, Continental Breakfast
8 - 8:30 a.m.

Poster Session and Student Poster Competition
8:30 - 10 a.m.

Keynote Presentation by Moisés Próspero
10 - 11:30 a.m.

Lunch on your own
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Distinguished Professor Presentation and Dessert Reception
1 - 2:30 p.m.

Research Day 2015 Abstracts


Community Engagement & Impact

Organizing Community Platform Organizing for Impact

TR Reid

Health Transformation Lecture Series

Students at Youth Health Summit

Youth Health Institutes

Group meetingCommunity-Based Research

Tobacco TeamApplied Learning Opportunities


Student Health Booth

Engaged Students

community conference

CHHS Engaging with Partners


Dr. Hardy speaking

Faculty & Staff Community Involvement

adults listening in classProfessional Development & Continuing Education

Community outreach projectPartnering Opportunities

CHHS logo

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Organizing for Impact

Organizing Community Platform

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Health Transformation Lecture Series

2014 Speakers


Dr. Paul Grundy, IBM's Global Director of Healthcare Transformation- April 29th




2013 Speakers (External links)


Dr. Donald Fisher - February 7 Presentation
Wilmington Health Associates & CHHS


Dr. Robert Neese - August 22 Presentation
Wilmington Health Associates & CHHS


Mr. T.R. Reid - November 5 Presentation
Wilmington Health Associates, NCAARP & CHHS





Dr.Paul Grundy






Dr. Fisher

Robert Nesse

TR Reid

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Youth Health Institute

Students at Youth Health Summit

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Community-Based Research

  • Implementation Science
  • Program Evaluation
  • Report - An Assessment of the Implementation of HB 438 in Select North Carolina Counties
  • Report - Evaluation Report: Community Healthy Activities Project
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Applied Learning Opportunities

Tobacco Team

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Engaged Students

Student Health Booth

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CHHS Engaging with Partners

Art and Advocacy: Street children have a voice


Carolina Cancer Care Expo & Symposium

community conference

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Faculty & Staff Community Involvement

Dr. Hardy speaking Representation on Advisory Boards, Committees, and Task Forces:
  • CHHS Leadership Team
  • CHHS Faculty
  • CHHS Staff

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Professional Development & Continuing Education

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Partnering Opportunities

Community outreach project

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Sponsoring Community Engagement

Your investment creates opportunities for students and faculty to engage with the community to positively impact the well-being and quality of life for people in North Carolina and beyond.


If you wish to donate, please contact the CHHS Advancement Officer, Ms. Terri McDermot at (910) 962-2525 or

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