Regional Meeting on Health Activities – Fountain Valley, CA – November 2012

VA NGO Network cordially invites all members and friends of the Network to:

REGIONAL MEETING AND DISCUSSION ON HEALTH-RELATED ACTIVITIES OF VIETNAMESE AMERICAN NGOs
Sunday Nov 4, 2012, 8:30am – 1:00pm
Fountain Valley Hospital
1700 Euclid at Warner, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Saltzer Conference Room

Start

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8:30

9:00

Networking & light breakfast

9:00

10:00

Best Practices of medical mission teams from Project Viet Nam , SAP-VN and Good Samaritan. Sharing resources, data and info.

10:00

10:20

VANGO Network Health Education Initiative PedFACTS- Viet Nam

10:20

10:30

Break

10:30

11:30

Projects and Public Health Programs benefiting Healthcare (Clean water, Sanitation, FHF Hygiene & Health Through Peer Education, Bep lo Xanh)

11:30

12:15

Changing Healthcare needs in Vietnam for the General Population

12:15

1:00

Wrap up & Lunch

HEI PedFACTS Training – Vietnam – Spring 2011

Vinh Long: Tuesday, 1 March 2011 at Department of Training and Education of Vinh Long Province, No. 34, 3/2 Street, Vinh Long

HCM City: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 2-4 March 2011 at District 4, HCM City

Ha Noi: Friday and Saturday, 4-5 March 2011, Ha Noi Training College, No. 67B, Cua Bac Street, Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi

Hue: Thursday and Friday, 10-11 March 2011 at Center for Humanity Education Hue City, Nguyen Sinh Sac Street, South Vy Da Project, Hue City

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VA NGO Network – Health Education Initiative

Join our efforts to help save lives of young children: Be a Founder, Partner or Team of this unique Initiative

The Health Education Initiative (HEI) is a new program from the VANGO Network to complement the Network on-going Capacity Building Workshops (CBW).  The focus of the Initiative is on health education, with these components:

  • PedFACTS-Vietnam pediatric first aid training for caregivers and teachers based on PedFACTS for which the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has granted Vietnamese copyrights to PVNF. The first PedFACTS-Vietnam training will be conducted in November 2010 in Hanoi, HCMC, and Hue.
  • Three (3) training centers, to be coordinated by a lead counterpart organization to deliver training to childcare givers and teachers. At each training center, the VANGO Network will provide an initial set of manikins and first-aid supplies. Through these training centers, VANGO Network member organizations can schedule training for your associates and volunteers.

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