17ID017 - 3rd Annual WNC Rural Health Symposium: Population Health Improvement

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March 10, 2017   8:30 AM-4:00 PM

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Western North Carolina clinical, community, and academic professionals, are invited to participate in the 3rd Annual WNC Rural Health Symposium: Population Health Improvement. This day is designed to support connection, discussion, and learning across sectors of professionals in this primarily rural region of WNC.

Attend to learn from many speakers from across the region, including Heather Gates, MPH, about health and healthcare improvement efforts in WNC that address regional priorities and key risk factors. Learn from IHI's Soma Stout, MD, about national drivers and initiatives relevant to the regional work of supporting individuals and families in accessing health opportunities where they live, work, and play. And hear from Susan Lane, RN, PhD, how to address burnout and increase resilience to take care of yourself, so you can take care of others. The day will also support time for networking and connecting across different sectors.

Snow Date for this event is 03/17/17.

For clinical, community, and academic professionals working to improve health in Western North Carolina.

Mountain Area Health Education Center, Blue Ridge Room, 121 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC
Brian Bair, MSW, LCSW-P, MBA
Lynnda Baker
Darren Boice, MSW LCSW
Vickie Bradley, BSN, RN, MPH
Rebecca Brodar, RN
Francisco Castelblanco, RN, DNP-BC
Eric Christian, MAEd, NCC, LPC
Tammy Cody, MSW, LCSW
Adrienne Coopey, DO
Christina Dupuch, MSW
Robert Fields, MD
Kimberly Freeman, RN, CDE, CIC, CTTS
Heather Gates, MPH, BS
Michael Hanlon
Jeffery Heck, MD, CEO
Susan Lane, PhD, MSN, RN
Lisa Lefler, PhD
Sarah Martin, RN, BSN
Schell McCall
Nicolle Miller, MS, MPH, RD, LDN
Heather Sharp, MA
Steven Smith, MPA, REHS
Somava Stout, MD, MS
Sarah Tennyson, MPH
Beth Turner, BA, MDiv