83 South Health offers personalized health education and health communication consulting services by Yvonne Angwenyi. Her previous work includes health education and health communication in clinical care and health research for various organizations in the United States, Kenya and Uganda. This includes academic research at the #1 school of public health, developing materials with oncology subject matter experts, working with community-based organizations, coaching individuals, and facilitating strategic inter-agency partnerships. Below is an overview of Ms. Angwenyi’s professional activities.
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Chapel Hill & Durham, North Carolina
UNC Health Care Digital Innovation Health Sprint participant, 2016
-Pitched mobile application to aid informal caregivers and seniors in tracking symptoms, mood and daily activities and enhance communication with care team.
Lean Six Sigma, Yellow Belt
UNC Cancer Care, Patient Education Program Coordinator
Editor: Quarterly Cancer Support Program Calendar
UNC Health Care—Clinical Nurse, Radiology and Cardiac Unit.
Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research & Sisters Together and Reaching—Cohort 1, Generation Tomorrow. Initiative to address HIV and Hepatitis C infection prevention and treatment through mobile outreach.
Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute—Community Asset Mapping Project involving Baltimore City residents and agencies.
The Lighthouse at Peer Point Studies, Department of Health, Behavior & Society. Activities included survey development, research recruitment, conducting qualitative research, data analysis, project management, report writing and communications.
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore City Emergency Medical Services, Behavioral Health Baltimore and Addictions Treatment Centers to improve linkage to treatment for opioid addiction and substance use disorders
San Francisco, California
California Pacific Medical Center, Sutter Health—Clinical Nurse, Cardiology
San Francisco Department of Public Health—Clinical rotation with Public Health Nurse home visiting program
San Francisco Community Clinic Consortium Street Outreach Services Mobile Clinic
Sunburst Projects summer camp nurse and volunteer serving children affected by HIV/AIDS
Community Teaching: Earthquake and Avian Flu Preparedness
Advocacy letter to senator urging support for Healthy Families Act of 2007
Health Education Consulting:
Curriculum development and live training workshop for Peer Educators on psychosocial support to children and teens infected/affected by HIV/AIDS.
Sunburst Projects Fundraiser Festival—crowdfunding and community event in Carrboro to raise funds for Sunburst Projects Kenya.
Partnership between Sunburst Projects, in California, USA and FACES--Family AIDS Care and Education Services in Kisumu, Kenya. FACES is a collaboration between Kenya Medical Research Institute and UC San Francisco.Sunburst Projects-Kenya and University of Eastern Africa, Baraton partnered to host camp.
Healthcare Volunteer Uganda
Health Communication Consulting:
Worked with Director of Health Care Volunteer Uganda on communication materials showcasing work with orphans and vulnerable children in Uganda and Camp Angelina—an overnight camp to address the psychosocial wellbeing of girls infected/affected by HIV/AIDS.
Facilitated learning & knowledge exchange partnership with Sunburst Projects in order to adapt successful practices from Camp Sunburst.