Health Disparities Seminar

April 29th, 2017

10th Annual Addressing Health Disparities Seminar

Effects of Policies, System, and Environment in Preventing and Improving Chronic Diseases

The seminar is designed to bring community and academia together to eliminate health disparities in the Omaha Community and Nebraska.
The purpose of the seminar is to increase knowledge, skills, and ability of academia and community regarding the effects of policies, systems, and environment in preventing and improving chronic diseases in addressing health disparities.
At the of the seminar the participant should be able to:

  • Recognize what Policies, Systems, and Environmental (PSE) changes means.
  • Discuss how to evaluate, develop, and implement new PSEs.
  • Recognize PSE outcomes after changes have been made.
  • Discuss policies for Nebraska Medicaid coverage, its process, and sustainability.

Continuing Education Credits: Category I, ANCC, ACPE Credits

Sponsored by: Center for Promoting Health and Health Equality (CPHHE); Health Science Multicultural and Community Affairs (HS-MACA); Health Science Continuing Education (HSCE)

For additional information please call 402.280.2332 or e-mail

Proceedings of the conference 2017