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2019 Appalachian Health Summit

Thursday, October 24, 2019
8:00 am3:30 pm
Ohio University Inn
2019 Appalachian Health Summit

This year's Appalachian Health Summit will focus on how trauma-informed care (TIC) practices support healthy communities. Presentations will define trauma, address the demand for TIC in rural communities, share best practices, and explore linkages between trauma and long-term health outcomes in rural Appalachia. Participants will leave with tools and strategies for implementing TIC practices in professional and personal settings as a means of improving the long-term health and well-being of the communities they serve.

General Admission: $75
Student/AmeriCorps Admission: $35 (Email for discount code).

Continuing Education Credit is available!
The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing education for physicians.  The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine designates this program for a maximum of 5 credits of AOA Category 2-A credit and will report the CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
Consortium for Health Education in Appalachia Ohio (CHEAO) is an approved provider by the Ohio Nurses Association an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)
The State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board approved 5.0 CPEs under Provider # RCS070803 for counselors and social workers.

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