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Webinar: Advancing Health Equity through Community Health Workers and Peer Providers: Mounting Evidence and Policy Recommendations


New research supports the value and versatility of CHWs and PPs in advancing health equity. This webinar will discuss our evidence-based and equity-focused policy recommendations to better include this powerful workforce in the health care system.


  • Denisse Sanchez, Policy Analyst, Families USA
  • Emmett Ruff, Policy Analyst, Families USA
  • Dr. Vallabh Shah, Distinguished and Reagents’ Professor of Medicine and Senior Fellow, New Mexico Health
  • Disparity Center, Department of Internal Medicine and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center