Posts Tagged ‘Seattle’

What Role do SBHCs Play in Health Reform?

September 4, 2014

By Serina Reckling, Policy Analyst, School-Based Health Alliance I was ecstatic when I joined the policy team at the School-Based Health Alliance back in 2011. Health reform had been in effect for about a year, and with $200 million in federal grant awards given to 450 organizations to support the...

View Photos from the Conference on Facebook!

July 2, 2014

We posted photos from our opening plenary, youth track, workshops, and opening reception on our Facebook page. Be sure to check them out, and keep an eye out for more to come!

Thank You to Our Exhibitors

July 1, 2014

We had a great opening reception in the Exhibit Hall last night. Thank you to our exhibitors for putting on a wonderful show! The Exhibit Hall is open today until 11:00 AM, so if you haven’t had a chance to check it out yet please stop by. Click here...

2014 Outstanding Achievement Award

June 30, 2014

The School-Based Health Alliance is pleased to present the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award to the Oregon School-Based Health Alliance (OSBHA) and the Oregon Health Authority Division of Public Health. Over the past decade, OSBHA and the Oregon Health Authority have joined forces to strengthen, grow, and integrate school-based health...

Opening Plenary: Working Across Sectors to Improve Child and Adolescent Population Health

June 30, 2014

This morning, Dr. Reed Tuckson opened the 2014 National School-Based Health Care Convention with a discussion on how schools, nurses, and community agencies can transform the health outcomes of children and adolescents. Now is a time of volatility, evolution, and in risks in health care, said Dr. Tuckson. But...

The 2014 Convention Kicks Off This Weekend!

June 26, 2014

Online registration has closed and we’ve packed our boxes for the 2014 National School-Based Health Care Convention. This weekend, our staff is off to the Westin in Seattle, Washington and we hope to see you there! If you haven’t registered, you can print out a form and bring it...

Join AAP for a Networking Mixer in Seattle

June 24, 2014

By Madra Guinn-Jones, American Academy of Pediatrics At conferences we hear about and meet the most interesting people doing the most interesting things. Do you ever wish you had more time to mingle and network with these people? Well, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Council on School Health...

Join the American Academy of Pediatrics for a Networking Mixer in Seattle

June 24, 2014

By Madra Guinn-Jones, American Academy of Pediatrics At conferences we hear about and meet the most interesting people doing the most interesting things. Do you ever wish you had more time to mingle and network with these people? Well, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Council on School Health...

The Youth Track at the School-Based Health Alliance Convention

June 18, 2014

By Tyler Lang, Youth Advisory Council Member The Youth Track is one of the many great activities at the School-Based Health Alliance’s annual convention. The Youth Track is designed to help educate our nation’s youth about the ever-changing world of school-based health centers, and about health care in general....

Brush Up on Your Clinical Skills at the 2014 Convention!

June 11, 2014

The School-Based Health Alliance’s annual convention is the school-based health care movement’s largest technical assistance training event each year. The 2014 convention provides a high-value professional development experience for school-based health professionals, with the opportunity to earn continuing education credits. $50 dollars will earn you 20.75 continuing education credits,...