Webinar Video: Gender and Leadership in Health Promotion
On July 7th 2016 Sunitha Srinivas and Theodore Duxbury conducted a webinar on Gender and Leadership in Health Promotion. Sunitha is an awardee of the Talloires Network's University Education for Transformative Leadership in Africa (UETLA) Faculty Support Grant. Theodore is her graduate students at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Rhodes University.
They discuss how the role of gender and leadership can be enhanced to initiate health promotion activities in the workplace to combat the epidemic increase in non-communicable diseases in South Africa. The presenters explore the wellness model, which emphasizes disease prevention and the promotion of health.The presentation also shows how Theodore Duxbury and Praise Marara, as two graduate students working with Peer Educators at Rhodes, have incorporated Sustainable Development Goals and UN-based developments into the Workplace Health Promotion on Tobacco and Alcohol Use projects.
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