The University of Michigan Health System’s Adolescent Health Initiative will host it’s second annual Conference on Adolescent Health April 23-24, 2015. This conference is directed to physicians, nurses, social workers, registered dietitians, health educators, public health professionals, and all others who work with adolescents in a health care capacity. Conference Objectives Identify and implement evidence-based adolescent healthcare practices …

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The School-Based Health Alliance’s annual convention is the premier national event for school-based health care professionals, education and children’s health advocates, philanthropic leaders, policymakers, and all who believe in the importance of school-based health care to help children and youth achieve their fullest potential. Nearly 2,300 school-based health centers nationwide are delivering integrated, patient-centered care, …

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Youth Empowered Solutions (YES!) is hosting a free, 45-minute webinar about strategies for engaging youth in existing efforts to create greater access to oral health care and health equity. YES! has a nationally-recognized youth empowerment model that comprehensively engages youth to create policy, systemic, and environmental changes that improve their communities. Youth are critical parts in the …

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The Mid-Atlantic Center for Children’s Health and the Environment will host a free webinar on July 31, 2015, on the negative effect of lead exposure on children and society. The webinar is the sixth in series offered by HHS-funded training programs for health care providers who work in a variety of settings, including primary care, mental health, schools, and community health …

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Description: School-based health centers provide primary care, dental and behavioral health care to students nationwide. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced schools to close which may leave students without this much needed care. The Weitzman Institute and the School-Based Health Alliance are partnering together to bring guidance and information focusing on leadership, experience, and telehealth strategies …

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