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America Bracho Interviewed on KGNU’s Metro – Wellness Wednesdays

November 21, 2016

 

Listen to this captivating interview with America Bracho, Executive Director of Latino Health Access and author of Recruiting the Heart, Training the Brain. Dr. Bracho discusses the value of community health workers with host Elzabieta Kosmicki on the 11/16/16 edition of KGNU’s Metro – Wellness Wednesdays. Should community health workers be certified, and if so, by whom? Why has it become so engrained in our medical system that we separate the personal from the professional? Hear Dr. Bracho discuss her views on these topics and more, based on more than 20 years of experience with community health workers, or promotores. You can learn even more about this model, including its challenges and successes, in the book Recruiting the Heart, Training the Brain.