Due to COVID-19, CRH will continue working remotely until further notice.
2020 Virtual Presentations & Handouts
To access handouts for the sessions, click on the title of the session. If there are multiple handouts, they
will be listed under the abstract. If there is no handout available, it means the presenter has not provided
the handout to be posted online.
ABSTRACT: Childcare shortages across rural America hit home for North Dakota
communities. Healthcare facilities and public health units have an opportunity to be a part of the solution. In
addition to explaining the problem, this interactive panel session will identify key strategies on how to
partner with communities to support viable childcare opportunities.
ABSTRACT: This seminar will provide insight into developing a rural
community-based palliative care program within the resources of a community, utilizing tools to assess the
community, and identifying an action plan unique to the rural area served.
ABSTRACT: What if every child in your community understood where their food
comes from? What if everyone in your community had access to fresh, healthy, locally produced food? What if
local economies were more stable and stronger thanks to a greater connection to local farms? With a thriving
local food economy, these what ifs are a reality.
ABSTRACT: The PA Program at the University of North Dakota has adapted to the
needs of the state, the profession and the nation in terms of PA education over the past fifty years. This
poster focuses on how these transformations have occurred, provides a current overview of educational structure
and explores projections moving forward. Outcomes of successfully meeting the primary care mission of the
program will also be discussed.