Researchers of Oregon (HERO) is a network of Health Equity researchers across
the state, working together to inform policy and community-based efforts to
improve health in Oregon for culturally diverse communities, while ensuring
that policy agendas and community members inform Oregon's research
2015 HERO Meetings – Traditional Health Workers in Oregon
Information on the
location and speaker will be updated as we get closer to the meeting date.
All HERO meetings
will take place from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Presenter: Oregon Community Health Worker Research and Education Consortium (ORCHWREC)
Location: Portland State University (Urban Center, Room 611) 506 SW Mill St., Portland, OR 97201
- Monday, April 13, 2015
- Monday, July 13, 2015
- Monday, October 12, 2015
Please RSVP here if you plan to attend the January 12th meeting.
you cannot attend in person, you can join the HERO meetings via webinar. Please
make sure to join the HERO listserv, to get the most
Hosting a HERO Meeting
We are currently seeking hosts that have participated in conducting research with
Community Health Workers, Doulas, Peer Support Specialist, Peer Wellness
Specialists, and Personal Health Navigators.
responsible for providing a meeting space and inviting colleagues to present
their research at the gathering. If you are interested, please email Charniece.Tisdale@state.or.us.
invited to present at meetings, which are held quarterly. Presentations will be recorded
via webinar and shared with OHA leadership, health systems organizations,
CCOs, policy makers and community based organizations.
For more information, or to join the HERO listserv (email list) please contact:
Training Coordinator - Charniece.Tisdale@state.or.us.