NOSORH will hold its member meeting at the National Rural Health Association conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, April 15th at 1:45 pm in room 408.  NOSORH will also be promoting National Rural Health Day and the work of State Offices of Rural Health during the exhibits at the conference. SORHs are encouraged to bring information about their work to share at the booth.  To help with the booth, please sign up using the online form. For more information, contact Matt Strycker.

Look for your fellow SORH speaking at the following sessions:

Wednesday, April 15

Melinda Merrell, South Carolina Office of Rural Health

1A: Community paramedicine: Lessons learned from South Carolina

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Graham Adams, PhD, South Carolina Office of Rural Health

2A: ROADS: Rural Oral Health Advancement and Delivery Systems

2:45 – 4 p.m.

Thursday, April 16

Margaret Brockman, Nebraska Office of Rural Health

4A: Caring for rural Americans: Nurses’ role in achieving the triple aim

1:15 – 2:30 p.m.

Crystal Barter, Michigan Center for Rural Health

4D: Lessons learned in building a rural health clinic quality network

1:15 – 2:30 p.m.

Harvery Licht, Valera Consulting Group senior associate

5B: A closer look at frontier and remote designation

2:45 – 4:00 p.m.

Teryl Eisinger, National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health

5C: Rural health’s legacy: Transferring knowledge between generations

2:45 – 4:00 p.m.


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