The following is a listing of events that might be of interest to those in Public Health.
Maine physical and behavioral health care providers and affiliates will feature national leaders on Child Abuse and Neglect, Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resilience, and Poverty. Each speaker will talk about Maine specifics and how we are doing against National data in these areas.
You may attend the conference Friday night, Saturday all day, Sunday half day or any combination as each event is priced separately.
See website for full pricing options as well as a conference agenda – http://www.cvent.com/events/2015-aap-conference/event-summary-e8e10284d3b648fbaeceaa3c1e5bf3d4.aspx?utm_source=AAP conference&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_medium=email
This annual conference brings together nationally and internationally recognized speakers and presenters on a wide array of topics in tobacco treatment, tobacco control policy, new evidence, research, and innovative strategies. Plan to attend and network with colleagues from the tobacco treatment and control community in Maine and beyond. Registration information coming soon.
Public Health and Disasters is a multidisciplinary national conference that brings together professionals from a variety of disciplines including academia, research, medical practice, and emergency response, as well as policy-makers from public health, community disaster preparedness, social science, government, media, and non-governmental organizations. Presentation topics include funding, collaboration, safety training, and working as a first responder. Plenary and breakout sessions will be hosted by professionals from California, Georgia, Utah, Washington, Brazil, and other locations. For more information, including an agenda, go to http://tinyurl.com/uofu-ph-disasters.
The Maine Harm Reduction Conference is an annual educational offering organized by the Maine Harm Reduction Alliance, a network of people, programs and organizations dedicated to enhancing the provision of Harm Reduction services throughout Maine.
The Alliance, and the conference, strive to improve the health and well being of persons who use drugs, to ensure that they emerge health, happy and whole.
This year the Maine Harm Reduction Conference will continue to target health and public health providers, as well as social service providers. We would also like to introduce a half day track of workshops for law enforcement and first responders, and additional programming for consumers and those with a history of drug use. CMEs and CEUs will be made available.
Free daylong meeting. Educational and networking opportunities. Speakers include: Dr. Tom Collins on The Power of Early Detection; Tim Cowan, Hilary Schneider, Dr. Andrew Hertler, Melanie Feinberg & others from across Maine. Also: sneak peek at the next Maine State Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan.
SAVE THE DATE. For more information, go to http://une.edu/com/cme/events/geriatrics-confernece.
SAVE THE DATE – New Horizons in Diagnosis, Treatment, Screening Tools, and Resources for Healthcare Professionals to Coordinate Person-Centered Care for Patients, Families, and Caregivers. Click here – UNE Alzheimer’s Conference brochure – for a copy of the brochure.
Audience: Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Social Workers, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, as well as all health professionals who care for adults & families affected by Alzheimer’s Disease.
For Registration & CME inquiries, please contact the UNECOM CME Dept. at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-602-2589. CME credits are available for $25 to be paid in advance.
Supporting Children and Youth in Learning – Anytime – Anywhere – Anyone
Keynote Speaker: Kenneth Ginsburg, M.D., M.S. Ed
Registration opens February 15th.
For more information – http://www.pydi.net
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