ACU supports the health care workforce by providing opportunities for continued professional development and interaction with other health professionals committed to the underserved.
Upcoming Conferences and Webinars
July 15 – 18, 38th Annual National Wellness Conference in Stevens Point, WI. Presented by the National Wellness Institute, the conference includes more than 70 sessions for professional development and personal renewal, intensive/certification programs, networking and CEC opportunities, and more. Scholarships are available to those serving communities in need – apply by May 1, 2013.
July 16, 8 a.m. – 12 noon, Veterans’ Mental Health Project: What Health Care Providers Can Do to Address the Needs of Returning Veterans and their Families, a half-day workshop offered by the Maine AHEC in Portalnd, ME. Details and registration available online.
August 9 – 11, IM4US presents Taking Integrative medicine out of the Boutiques and into the Streets, its third annual conference on Integrative Medicine for the Underserved in Santa Clara, CA. Call for speakers available online. Submission deadline: May 1, 2013.
Sept. 8 – 11, United States Conference on AIDS,sponsored by the National Minority AIDS Council at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans. The USCA 2013 is intended for case managers, clinicians, public health workers, advocates and people living with HIV or AIDS. Prepare for ACA implementation and enrollment. Preliminary agenda, call for abstracts, and scholarship application available online.
November 10 – 13, the 2013 National Primary Oral Health Conference sponsored by the National Network for Oral Health Access in Denver, CO, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The largest gathering of health center oral health program staff and the primary venue for Health Center Dental Directors and their support teams to share quality improvement best practices, obtain clinical and administrative continuing education, and attend sessions on emerging oral health issues.