Upcoming Events Materials

  • April 24, 2018

    National Rural EMS & Care Conference

    Save the Date!
    April 24-25, 2018
    Tucson, AZ

    • Venue:
      Tucson, AZ
    • Time:
      All day event
  • April 30, 2018

    Webinar- Agricultural Safety for Rural Workers: Resources for SORH

    Agricultural Safety for Rural Workers: Resources for SORH 
    Monday, April 30
    3:00 pm (Eastern)  

    Webinar Flyer

    Rural agricultural workers are an underserved population and are subject to a unique range of health risks including respiratory hazards, exposure to Zika and injuries.  This webinar will provide information and resources to meeting the needs of rural agricultural workers.

    This webinar is intended for State Offices of Rural Health and close partners. The content of this webinar is a joint effort by FORHP, the CDC’s National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, AgriSafe and NOSORH.

    By the end of the webinar participants will:

    1. Understand the differences in occupational exposure to vapor-gas, dust, and fumes between rural and urban workers.
    2. Identify resources and data/trends/safety precautions regarding the Zika virus; and
    3. Access educational resources for nurses who care for agricultural workers.

    Click here to Register

    This call will be recorded and the viewable recording will be available on the NOSORH website – http://nosorh.org/category/webinars/

    • Start:
      April 30, 2018 3:00 pm
    • End:
      April 30, 2018 4:00 pm
  • June 12, 2018

    Region A SORH Partnership Meeting 2018

    Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
    Region A – SORH Regional Partnership Meeting
    June 12-14, 2018
    Charlottesville, Virginia
    Registration Information
    • No registration fee
    • Registration deadline: May 14,2018
    Online Registration – click here
    Draft Agenda –  click here
    General Meeting Information
    • Please note: No meals are provided.
    • Transportation to/from airport is not provided:
      • The Charlottesville Airport is approximately 15 miles from the hotel. Uber is available for approximately $18. A taxi is approximately $39.50.
    Hotel Information
    The meeting will be held at the Omni Charlottesville, 212 Ridge McIntire Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903. Please call 800-843-6664 to make your reservation.
    • Please ask for the SORH Region A Partnership Meeting rate of $128/night plus 12.3% sales tax bringing the total per night to $143.74
    • Reservation deadline: May 18, 2018
    • Click here for hotel website
    Rural Prep and NOSORH Collaborate to 
    Promote Primary Care, Research Education and Practice
    Rural PREP, the Collaborative for Rural Primary Care, Research, Education and Practice is a national project whose mission is to improve and sustain rural health through community engagement and research in primary care health professions education. Rural PREP is a collaboration between the University of Washington School of Medicine, (grant recipient), Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and the University of North Dakota and other partners.
    NOSORH will also assist in the planning and implementation of the Design and Dissemination Studios (DDS) as pre-conference activities prior to the Region A SORH meeting. NOSORH will provide 10 travel support awards of $500 each for eligible participants attending the DDS.
    Registration Information
    • Travel Scholarships: To defray the cost of attending, we are awarding travel/per-diem scholarships to the first 10 registrants for Region A. Reimbursement is up to $500 and will be paid after receipt of travel documents. See documents and policy here: Travel Reimbursement Form and Travel Reimbursement Policy
    • Registration deadline: May 14, 2018
    • Click here to register: Register for RPREP

    For more information, contact:

    Matt Strycker
    888-391-7258 x102
    Trevor Brown
    888- 391-7258 x100
    Heather Anderson
    804-864-7426
    This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Cooperative Agreement #U14RH19776 State Offices of Rural Health Coordination and Development Program (SORHCDP) $750,000. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

    • Start:
      June 12, 2018 12:00 pm
    • End:
      June 14, 2018 12:00 pm
  • October 17, 2018

    NOSORH Annual Meeting

    Location: Cheyenne, Wyoming

    Date: October 17-18, 2018

    More details coming soon…

    • Venue:
      Cheyenne, WY
    • Time:
      All day event
  • November 15, 2018

    National Rural Health Day

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    November 15, 2018

     

    #PowerofRural

    • Venue:
      Nationwide
    • Time:
      All day event