About NOSORH Institutes
Our institutes are topical, virtual learning opportunities offered to State Offices of Rural Health and other rural health stakeholders throughout the year.
- Community Development Institute
The Community Development Institute is a new institute in the form of a series of ten online workshops sponsored by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) and presented by the Heartland Center for Community Development. Learn practical, immediately applicable strategies and useful tools to enhance your leadership and management skills as an established or emerging rural health leader to develop your rural community.
- NOSORH Leadership Institute
The NOSORH Leadership Institute is a series of ten online workshops sponsored by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health and presented by the Heartland Center for Leadership Development. Learn practical, immediately applicable strategies and useful tools to enhance your leadership and management skills as an established or emerging rural health leader.
- Rural Primary Care Institute
The NOSORH Rural Primary Care (RPC) Institute was developed to help SORH, their partners, and stakeholders build their capacity to provide technical assistance to rural primary care providers. The webinars include a wide range of pertinent topics and best practices. Join us for this unique opportunity to enhance your ability to provide technical assistance to rural primary care and safety net providers in your state.
- Rural Health Data Institute
Would you like to know more about incorporating data into your daily routine working in rural health? Would you like to know how to present data to your colleagues in an engaging and impactful way? Then the NOSORH Rural Health Data Institute (RHDI) may be just the type of education you need! RHDI is a set of weekly web-based sessions designed to establish a minimum data-use skill set for those working with rural health data. The sessions are designed for those with little or no knowledge of the data use process.
- Grant Writing Institute – Beyond the Basics – (On-demand)
This on-demand course provides participants with the information needed to build upon foundational grant writing knowledge and skills. All sessions outline strategies to enhance communication, efficiency, accountability, and effectiveness for grant seeking and management efforts. This is the only grant education of its kind focused specifically on rural health grant writers.
- Rural Health Grant Writing Institute
Learn how to write better grant proposals, turn rurality to your advantage, connect with funders, and more. This series is perfect for beginners seeking to gain the skills to research and draft winning program proposals from various funders. Each session walks participants through one of the basic building blocks or strategies for successful grant writing.
- Rural Health Clinic Institute