Webinars & Training

Here are all trainings and webinars given by CYSHCNet. Feel free to take a look around and hopefully learn something new! 

CYSHC-Net National Research Agenda

Learning Objectives: 

  • Objective 1: Describe the process for producing the national research agenda 
  • Objective 2: Describe the 6 priority topics
  • Objective 3: Describe how the agenda will be useful to CYSHCN researchers

Introduction to CYSHCNet National Research Agenda

A research agenda targeting health systems that support CYSHCN and their families

Why it is important:  

CYSHCN comprise 20% of the population of children and need a comprehensive research agenda that brings priority topics to the forefront and address research gaps.

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Cultural Competency / Humility

Learning Objectives: 

  • Objective 1: Understand what cultural competency is 
  • Objective 2: Understand why cultural competency is important 
  • Objective 3: Learn strategies to ensure cultural competency in research

Introduction to cultural competency  

Cultural competence is defined as the “ability of providers and organizations to effectively deliver health care services that meet the social, cultural, and linguistic needs of patients”. A culturally competent health care system can improve health outcomes and quality of care, and can contribute to the elimination of health disparities.  

Why it is important:  

The goal of providing culturally competent care is to provide the highest quality care to every patient, regardless of race, ethnicity, cultural background, English proficiency or literacy, or disability.

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