Recent Presentations

Edwards, J., Ward, J. (2019). Advancing Health Equity:  Evaluating Equity to Illustrate Accountability and Accreditation Readiness. NNPHI Open Forum for Quality Improvement and Innovation. Presentation, Philadelphia, PA.

Edwards, J. (2018). Falls prevention among older adults:  Leveraging continuous quality improvement to increase patient receptiveness to the CDC STEADI Initiative in rural upstate New York. University of Georgia College of Public Health State of the Public’s Health Conference. Presentation, Athens, GA.

Edwards, J., Bickford, B., Johnston, Y., Alford, A., Wehle, J. (2018).  Older adult falls prevention case study:  A qualitative evaluation of the CDC STEADI Initiative at outpatient practices in Upstate New York.  American Public Health Association.  Poster, San Diego, CA.

Edwards, J., Tate, B., Soto, C. (2018).  Implicit Bias: Raising Consciousness to Advance Health Equity.  American Public Health Association.  Invited Panel, San Diego, CA.

Edwards, J. (2018). Building a Sustainable Brand. Collin County Chamber of Commerce. Presentation, Plano, TX.

Edwards, J. (2018). Growing your infant health impact through actionable success strategies.  University of North Texas Health Science Center 17th Annual Infant Health Summit. Presentation, Fort Worth, TX.

Edwards, J. (2018).  Moms’ Lives Matter:  Maternal mortality at the global, national, state, and local level.  Parkland Hospital Dallas Healthy Start 11th Annual Infant Mortality Awareness Summit.  Presentation, Dallas TX.

Edwards, J. (2018).  Advancing + Evaluating Equity. Texas Healthy Babies Community Action Network Orientation Meeting Part 2.  Presentation, Dallas TX

Edwards, J. (2018). Advancing Health Equity in Leadership, Clinical Practice + Service Delivery.  Continuing Education Online Training, Dallas TX

Edwards, J. (2018).  Advancing + Evaluating Equity. Texas Healthy Babies Community Action Network Orientation Meeting Part 1.  Presentation, Dallas TX.

Edwards, J., Bickford, B. (2018).  Public Health Learning Network Student Field Placements: Success Metrics and Strategies to Engage Students and Faculty. Poster. National Network of Public Health Institutes Annual Conference.

Edwards, J. (2018).  Using Data to Tell A Story: Effective Data Selection, Story Integration, and Communications Strategy.  Workforce Forum Workshop.  National Network of Public Health Institutes Annual Conference.

Carry, M., Kroeger, K., Bickford, B., Edwards, J., Alford, A. (2018).  “What about Syphilis”? Perceptions of Syphilis from a Qualitative Assessment of Black MSM in Washington DC and New Orleans, LA.  CDC STD Prevention Conference.

Edwards, J., Joly, B., Hopper, F. (2017). Impactful Data Visualization:  Promoting Health Literacy Through Infographics and a Collaborative Data Agenda.  Roundtable. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting.

Edwards, J., Johnston, Y., McFadden, M., & Alford, A. (2017). Collecting impactful qualitative data for program evaluation: An illustrative case.  Roundtable.  National Network of Public Health Institutes Annual Conference.

Edwards, J., Alford, A., Johnston, Y., Bickford, B., McFadden, M., Parker, E., & Bergen, G. (2017).  Using outcomes data to design a patient receptiveness study:  A cross sector collaborative evaluation of the CDC STEADI Fall Prevention Program. Panel. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting.

Edwards, J., Bergen, G., McFadden, M., Johnston, Y., Parker, E., Karani, M., Alford, A., Bickford, B., Fox, L. (2017).  Preventing falls among older adults:  A cross sector collaborative evaluation of the CDC STEADI Program. Roundtable. American Evaluation Association Annual Meeting.

Edwards, J., Johnston, Y., McFadden, M. (2017).  Joining Theory and Analysis: Integrating Health Behavior Theories and Models into Annotated Program Evaluation Instruments.  Poster.  American Evaluation Association Annual Meeting.

Alford A., Edwards J. (2017). Designing an Exploratory Systematic Review: Evaluating public health training needs through a novel method. American Evaluation Association Annual Meeting.  Washington, DC.

Alford, A., Edwards, J., Joly, B., Hopper, F. (2017).  Do we know the training needs of the cross-sector workforce in public health? An evidence synthesis from the training needs literature. National Network of Public Health Institutes Annual Conference.

Alford A., Edwards J., McKeever J., Evans D. (2017). The hazards and hopes of engaging federal administrative data for evaluation and management: A case study. Poster.  American Evaluation Association Annual Meeting.  Washington, DC.