Participant Registration and Virtual Delivery Platforms
This call will offer participants an opportunity to learn how grantees are offering evidence-based programs during the coronavirus pandemic. In grand rounds style, grantees will share how they are delivering EBPs in the virtual/remote environment, successes of their work, and lessons learned. Join the call to learn about virtual delivery of EBPs, collaborate with others across the country, and ask questions to help your organization work towards offering and/or improving your EBP virtual delivery.
Jennifer Tripken (Moderator)
Associate Director, Center for Healthy Aging
National Council on Aging
Dr. Jennifer L. Tripken is an Associate Director, Center for Healthy Aging at the National Council on Aging. In this role, Jennifer supports the expansion and sustainability of evidence-based health promotion and disease prevention programs in the community and online through collaboration with national, state, and community partners. Prior to joining NCOA, Jennifer worked for eight years as a university professor in Health Education and Promotion. Before that, Jennifer spent six years as a middle and high school Health Education teacher in New York.
Jennifer earned her Ed.D. in Health Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, her M.Ed. in Health Education at Boston University, and her B.S. in Athletic Training at Pennsylvania State University.
Rush University Medical Center
Padraic Stanley, MSW, LCSW is the program coordinator for health promotion programs for the Rush University Medical Center Department of Social Work and Community Health, where he coordinates multiple projects to bring evidence-based group interventions for chronic condition management and fall prevention to older adults throughout the city. At Rush, he is also the chair of the Immigrant Health Working Group. Padraic is an active member of the National Alumni Leadership Committee for the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship and the Illinois Alliance for Welcoming Health Care. He is also on the executive board of the International Association for Social Work with Groups and the associate board for Erie Neighborhood House.
Michigan State University Extension
Carlee Wasik is currently the grant manager for an ACL Fall Prevention Sustainable Systems grantee for Michigan State University Extension. Her background resides in population health, disease management, and working with managed care organizations. She has created referral workflows within several health care and community settings such as primary care providers, managed care organizations, ophthalmologists, senior centers, and fire departments.