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Pipeline to Health Professions: Comprehensive Approach to Increasing Minorities in the Health Professions National Leadership Summit on Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health July 10-12, 2001, Washington, DC Shaffdeen A. Amuwo, MPH, PhD University of Illinois at Chicago

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shaffdeen a amuwo mph phd

Pipeline to Health Professions: Comprehensive Approach to Increasing Minorities in the Health ProfessionsNational Leadership Summit on Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in HealthJuly 10-12, 2001, Washington, DC

Shaffdeen A. Amuwo, MPH, PhD

UIC School of Public Health

university of illinois at chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • One of the three major campuses of UI

-33% Graduate and Professional students

-Bachelor’s 92 fields

-Master’s 83 fields

-Doctorates 57 academic specializations

  • Approximately 25,000 Students

-67% Undergraduate students

-Most comprehensive health profession schools

-Largest College of Medicine

UIC School of Public Health

uic school of public health
UIC School of Public Health
  • One of 30 accredited in the US
  • Four Academic Divisions

-Community Health Science

-Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences

-Epidemiology and Biostatistics

-Health Policy and Administration

  • Four Degrees

-Masters of Public Health (MPH)

-Masters of Science (MS)

-Doctor of Public Health (Dr. PH)

-Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

UIC School of Public Health

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DefinitionThis is an integrated, coordinated and partnership approach to increasing the participation of African Americans, Latinos and Native Americans in health professions through early identification, support and academic enrichment.

UIC School of Public Health

context of comprehensive approach means
Context of Comprehensive Approach means:
  • Shared Vision
  • Shared Leadership
  • Domains of Influence on Children
  • Dimensions of Educational Deficit
  • All Educational Levels K-20
  • Multi-disciplinary Approach

UIC School of Public Health

what do we know about data on the involvement of minorities in the health professions
What Do We know about data on the Involvement of Minorities in the Health Professions
  • Pharmacists - 7.8%
  • Optometrists - 2.7%
  • Dentists - 5.7%
  • Physicians (Osteopathic) - 3.5%
  • Physicians (Allopathic) - 7.6%
  • Nurses - 9.0%
  • Public Health Professions- 6.0%

UIC School of Public Health

the chicago experience in public health
The Chicago Experience in Public Health

UIC School of Public Health

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Ten-Year HCOP Retrospective Study Summer Residential Enrichment Program (SREP) Pre-Matriculation Program (PMP)

UIC School of Public Health

sample of srep pmp admitted 1992 2001
Sample of SREP/PMP Admitted1992-2001

UIC School of Public Health

sample of srep pmp graduates 1992 2001
Sample of SREP/PMP Graduates1992-2001

UIC School of Public Health

challenges i barriers faced by potential public health students and other health professions
Challenges IBarriers Faced by Potential Public Health Students and other Health Professions
  • National Trends
  • Local Geographic Area
  • Low value placed in health professions
  • Invisibility of Public Health
  • Disadvantaged Status
  • Economic Status
  • K-12 Counselors
  • College Performance
  • Performance at Graduate/Professional Levels

UIC School of Public Health

challenges ii health professions shortage areas by community areas
Challenges II: Health Professions Shortage Areas by Community Areas

SOUTHSIDE: Burnside, West Englewood, Englewood, Roseland, Auburn Gresham, West Pullman, New City, Pullman, South Chicago, Avalon Park, South Shore, Washington Park, Oakland, Fuller Park, Near South Side, Grand Boulevard, Douglas

WESTSIDE: West Garfield Park, Near Westside, East Garfield, Austin, Hermosa, Logan Square, South Lawndale, North Lawndale, Near North Side, West Town,

UIC School of Public Health

description of health professions shortage areas of illinois
Description of Health Professions Shortage Areas of Illinois
  • Over 90% in Chicago area
  • Largest concentration of poverty
  • Linguistically isolated
  • Median income is under $24,000.00
  • Infant mortality experience is 50% higher for Chicago
  • 66% African American
  • 23% Hispanics
  • 8% White
  • 3% Asian and Others

UIC School of Public Health

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FRAMEWORK FOR COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH

What should be done?

Phase 1 – Setting Optimal Objectives: Creation of Pipeline

All Phases of Education

Data on:

Education gaps

Service gaps

Data gaps

Data on:

Needs

Health Professions distribution

Domains of influence on children

What could be done?

Phase 2- Determining Possible Strategies

(science driven)

Involvement of:

1. Health care agencies

2. CBOs

3. Colleges

What is achieved?

Phase 4 – Implementing Pipeline Strategies

(outcome driven)

Data from: process, outcome, and impact evaluations

Knowledge for Decision Making

Data on:

Basic and applied research

Data on:

Ethnic and health disparity, target population, utilization barriers

Data on:

Impact of gaps in training on disease burden etc.

What can be done?

Phase 3 – Planning Feasible Strategies

Creation of shared vision, shared leadership

UIC School of Public Health

domains of influence on children
Domains of Influence on Children
  • Individual
  • Peers
  • Family
  • Community
  • School System
  • Society

UIC School of Public Health

major municipal health care agencies
Major Municipal Health Care Agencies
  • Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Chicago Department of Public Health
  • Cook County Ambulatory & Community Care Network
    • Primary Care Exposures, Public Health Week Exhibitor, Preliminary Education, Counseling, Mentoring

UIC School of Public Health

not for profit health care agencies
Not-For Profit Health Care Agencies
  • Institute for Diversity (IFD)
    • Leadership Training, Competitive Applicant Pool
  • Illinois Area Health Education Center (IAHEC)
    • Competitive Applicant Pool, Public Health Clubs, Contract to UIC of $15,000 annually to cover the payment of two PHSC
  • Chicago Area Health & Medical Careers Program
    • Recruitment, Financial Aid, Competitive Applicant Pool

UIC School of Public Health

community based organizations
Community-Based Organizations
  • Westside Association for Community Action (WACA)
    • Town Hall, Mentoring, Parental Network
  • Southside Health Consortium
    • Town Hall, Mentoring, Parental Network
  • Hispanic Health Alliance
    • Mentors
  • Public Allies
    • Leadership Development, Widens Competitiveness of Applicant Pool, Exhibitor, Recruitment

UIC School of Public Health

undergraduate college
Undergraduate College
  • Chicago State University (CSU)
    • Public Health Satellite Center, Saturday College, 6-Week Summer Programs, Space, Mentoring
  • Kennedy King College (KKC)
  • Harry S. Truman College
  • Olive-Harvey College
  • Richard J. Daley College
  • Malcolm X College
  • Harold Washington College
    • Public Health Satellite Centers

UIC School of Public Health