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How REACH Recipients Can Contribute to a New Virtual World of Clinical Community-Patient Linkages

Tuesday, May 4, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PMVirtual

COVID-19 has limited the ability to meet in-person. Now more than ever it is critical to have the skills to engage community members and stakeholders virtually. This session will provide skills and real-life experiences in successful virtual engagement.


  1. David Guthrie, MPA Community Clinical Linkages Consultant, McKing Consulting, DNPAO, CDC, Atlanta, GA
  2. Johnnie Washington, MSW Community Health Liaison, Minority Health Coalition of Marion County, Indianapolis, IN
  3. Thamara Labrousse, MS Director, Live Healthy Miami Gardens, Miami Gardens, FL
  4. Daphenie Joseph, CHES Clinical Linkage Coordinator, Peacemakers Family Service Center Trinity Church, Inc., Miami Gardens, FL
  5. Amanda Lahiere, MS Lead Analyst/External Evaluator, Q-Q Research Consultants, Miami Lakes, FL
  6. Miriam Bell, MPH Team Lead, National Diabetes Prevention Program Division of Diabetes Translation, CDC, Atlanta, GA
  7. Leneé Reedus-Carson, MBA Senior Program Manager, Black Women Health Initiative, Washington DC

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify components of successful chronic disease-related telehealth visits
  2. Describe approaches to help patients navigate virtual visits
  3. Assess priority population needs related to engaging with a virtual healthcare system

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