Local and National Community Health Events

 

AMERSA (Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse) – November 2-4, 2017, Washington D.C. – https://amersa.org/conference/conference-at-a-glance/


American Public Health Association National MeetingNovember 4-8, 2017, Atlanta, GA – https://www.apha.org/annualmeeting


National Cancer Policy Forum of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine –  November 13-24, 2017 – Establishing Effective Patient Navigation Programs in Oncology Workshop. This workshop is planned for November 13 and 14, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The workshop will examine the optimal conditions and components for successful patient navigation programs in oncology. Workshop sessions will include: an overview of patient navigation; best practices and exemplars of patient navigation; opportunities to extend the reach of patient navigation programs; program standards, metrics, and quality improvement efforts; program financing and sustainability; and opportunities to advance progress in patient navigation. A major goal of the workshop will be to facilitate discussion about improving patient navigation and care coordination for patients with cancer. http://nas.edu/NCPF


Massachusetts Public Health Association 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo. – November 29, 2017 – Worcester, MA –  https://mapublichealth.org/upcoming-events/


National Association of Community Health Centers National Policy & Issues Forum – March 14-18, 2018 – Washington, DC – http://www.nachc.org/conferences/policy-and-issues/


 

ASAM (American Society of Addiction Medicine) National Conference, April 12-15, 2018 San Diego. https://www.asam.org/education/live-online-cme/the-asam-annual-conference


NACHC Com­mu­nity Health Insti­tute (CHI) and Expo. – August 26 – 28, Orlando, FL –  http://www.nachc.org/conferences/chi/