Promotoras http://krwg.org en Since the 1960's, Promotores de Salud Serve Rural Communities http://krwg.org/post/1960s-promotores-de-salud-serve-rural-communities <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>July 19, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Community Health Workers, also known in Spanish as Promotoras or Promotores de Salud (promoters of health) from Southern Area Health Education Center (SoAHEC), Amy Ramirez and Claudia Leyva; and from La Clinica de Familia, Rachel Reveles, to tell us about the roles of Promotoras(es).</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 01:12:47 +0000 Emily Guerra 45744 at http://krwg.org Since the 1960's, Promotores de Salud Serve Rural Communities The Future of Health Careers at NMSU's SoAHEC http://krwg.org/post/future-health-careers-nmsus-soahec <P>March 22, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Program Operations Director for New Mexico State University’s Southern Area Health Education Center (SoAHEC), Beatriz Favela; and Senior Program Specialist for the Department of Public Health Sciences, and SoAHEC, Bob Nosbisch, with an&nbsp;outlook at the future of health careers.</P> <P>SoAHEC is part of NMSU’s College of Health and Social Services. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 05:28:44 +0000 Emily Guerra 37491 at http://krwg.org