The Need for a Nanny - Government's Role in my Health Behaviors
This session will facilitate discussion on what role government should play in health promotion to impact overall health and well-being in society.
1. Explain the government's role in influencing individual health behaviors using the Socio-ecological model.
2. Summarize their stance on how involved the government should be in health promotion to improve health and well-being.
Dr. Ashley V Parks, DrPH, MPH, MBA, MTech, MCHES®, CPH, CPHQ, HACP, CLSSBB, CPHRM, CHTS-IM, PMP, CS-MC, CPPS
Associate Professor/MPH Program Director
California Baptist University
Associate Professor & MPH Program Director, California Baptist University, Department of Public Health Sciences. Dr. Parks is an experienced educator and health administrator with a background in post-acute care and inpatient rehabilitation hospital quality and risk management. Dr. Parks currently works as an Associate Professor and the MPH Program Director in Public Health Sciences at California Baptist University (CBU) and as a healthcare quality consultant. Dr. Parks serves as the SOPHE Trustee for Professional Preparation. Prior to her current role, Dr. Parks worked previously as a Director of Managed Care at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation and a Research Associate for the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research.