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Resources for Organizing and Leading a PACE Seminar

Session basics provides an overview of what is involved in organizing a session.  To prepare for hosting and facilitating a PACE session, be sure to watch the Training Videos for Facilitators, below: 

Training Video for Facilitators: PACE Program Theory and Concepts (run time 2:45)

Training Video for Facilitators: Evidence of the PACE Program's Effectiveness (run time 3:28)

Training Video for Facilitators: The PACE Program Curriculum (run time 5:06)

Training Video for Facilitators: Tips on How to Promote and Prepare for a PACE Program (run time 2:45)

Training Video for Facilitators: How to Present the PACE Program (run time 1:34)

Training Video for Facilitators: Tips on Presenting the PACE Program (run time 4:07)

Additionally, download the following materials:

 PACE Training Manual and Speaker's Guide (PDF file, 4.4 MB):  complete instructions on how to deliver the PACE curriculum, including a detailed program overview, suggested scripts, contact list of Master Trainers, and helpful advice for conducting a seminar. 

 Slide Presentation (PowerPoint file, 8.5 MB):  all PowerPoint slides needed for both sessions

Windows Media Player icon Videos for Participants:  played for participants during the sessions, these four videos demonstrate communication techniques and the basic messages for patients and their families

You may:

  • Preview the videos online

  • Download the videos-each video is compressed (zip) and you will need a application to extract the files. Each video contains 3 files (.asx, .wmv, and .smi). Select the .asx file to play.

  • Order the videos on a DVD

 Participant Binder Materials (PDF file, 4.4 MB):  materials for participant binders, including a review of concepts, sample asthma action plans, and coding models

 Handouts of Slides (PDF file, 3.9 MB):  also intended for participant binders; presentation slides in handout format, 3 per page with space for notes

 Recruitment and Facilitation tips (PDF file, 32 K):  additional tips to optimize enrollment strategies and session facilitation

Master Trainers

If you wish to invite an experienced PACE facilitator (see contact list of master trainers) to provide consultation and/or facilitate your PACE sessions, all arrangements and costs should be worked out directly with the Master Trainer.


If you wish to evaluate the PACE sessions you conduct, the following two resources may be useful:

 Slide Presentation on Evaluation Methods (PowerPoint file, 100 K):  considers the most effective and appropriate evaluation methods (Text alternative file).

 Physician Survey (PDF file, 132 K): survey used to conduct a pre and post program evaluation

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