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Nominate a CHW or CHW Supervisor who is doing outstanding work in San Antonio
Awardees will be recognized at the Texas Health Literacy Conference in Fall 2020

Know an outstanding CHW or CHW Supervisor?

Download Nomination Forms:
CHW Supervisor
Submission instructions included
in each form. You can self-nominate
or nominate multiple individuals

Community Health Worker Summit 2020

(Free Virtual Conference)

On this page you can find:

  • Presenter Handouts/Slides

  • Link to Summit presentation videos on Youtube

  • Proclamation

  • CEU Information

Presenter Handouts/Slides

Select presentation title to access materials 

COVID-19, Carlos V. Rodriguez, MA, San Antonio Metro Health Department

Needs of Immigrant Population, Fred Schellenberg, American Organization for Immigrants

Child Sex Trafficking, Chuck Paul, Roy Maas Youth Alternatives

Pain Management, Dr. Ellen Lin, Global Pain Association

Violence Prevention, Marta Pelaez, Family Violence Prevention Services Inc.

Updates for Census 2020 Outreach and amended Timelines, Genesis Sanchez, NALEO

Taking Care of Yourself So That You Can Take Care of Others, Cynthia Phelps, Ph.D.

Hands-only CPR, Bellanira Jimenez, American Heart Association

Somos Neighbors, Paulina Cano, CI:NOW

Rewatch your favorite moments of the 2020 CHW Summit

NowCastSA YouTube channel  (to be posted soon)

Continuing Education Credits

A certificate of participation for 5 hours will be awarded to those that attend the Summit and complete the survey at the end. For certified CHWs, this certificate can be submitted to the state for 5 hours of Non-Certified Continuing Education credit. Per the state of Texas DSHS CHW Certification Renewal, you must renew your CHW certificate every two years. To renew your certificate, you must complete 20 hours of continuing education (10 hours of DSHS-certified and 10 hours of non-certified hours) related to the core competencies during each two-year renewal period. For more information, contact Jordan McIlveen at

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