Edward Caldwell, MPH, CHW

Health Professions Coordinator, Region 3

Edward is the Health Professions Coordinator of the NNLM South Central Region (SCR). Before joining the NNLM SCR, Edward served as an Outreach Education Coordinator for the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. In this role, he scheduled, coordinated, and managed all outreach events for the Cancer Prevention Institution of Texas Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Grant. He implemented a health promotion program and created the sustainability plan for three historically black colleges and universities in East Texas. He helped establish a food insecurity program at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler campus to better serve the underserved population. Edward holds a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Texas Health Center at Tyler.

Classes I Teach

Event Title Summary
Impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Navajo Nation and a story of Diné resilience
Region 3: NNLM Day at MLA 2022 Meet the NNLM Region 3 during NNLM Day at MLA 2022! At this session, we will highlight our activities in the first year as the new Region 3 program. Additionally, we will share upcoming activities and programs NNLM members can look forward to in the coming year. Come share your ideas of relevant programming that interests you, and the other members of the region.

The online event is free and available to all.
The Development of the National Community Health Worker Survey to Advance Professional Identity, Policy Leadership, and Organizational Capacity A CHW leader in the development of the project will walk the audience through the strategy and implementation of this national survey.
Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Food Sovereignty in the Chickasaw Nation A concise description of the class. This information appears on the "available now" section of the website

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