Northeast Kentucky Regional Community Roundtable

Roundtable Topic:  Tobacco

Community Roundtable Goal: Promote increased integration of cancer and chronic disease efforts by convening key stakeholders and strengthening relationships at the regional level.



Year 2 Community Roundtable

Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Northeast Kentucky AHEC

Date: Monday, May 3, 2016

Time: 9AM-4PM

Location: 316 West Second St., Morehead, KY



Year 2 Roundtable Strategy (2016): Coordination Between Health Care Professionals

Year 2 intended outcomes: 

  1. Deeper and common understanding of how chronic disease and cancer efforts can be integrated.

  2. Commitments from Northeast Kentucky AHEC, CCC coalitions, chronic disease groups and community stakeholders to implementing prevention and early detection strategies to reduce the impact of tobacco on Northeast Kentuckians’ health.

  3. Consensus on an initial plan of action to address tobacco use and for integration and collaboration of efforts in Northeast Kentucky to strengthen coordination between health care professionals