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- Register Now for Early Bird Rates on Dakota Conference
Nov 24, 2015 -- The 31st Annual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health is taking place May 16-18, 2016 in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The Dakota Conference provides an opportunity for over 300 health care professionals, educators, and students to share strategies for building and sustaining healthy communities in North Dakota.
- National Rural Health Day is November 19
Nov 16, 2015 -- The fifth annual National Rural Health Day is November 19, 2015. The Center for Rural Health and the North Dakota Rural Health Association encourages individuals to participate in any number of events occurring throughout North Dakota. All events are broadcast nationwide, free and open to the public.
- Nadeau and Young Receive Outstanding Student Research Awards
Oct 30, 2015 -- Melanie Nadeau and Amanda Young were recently honored with
2015 Alan Allery Awards. The awards honor outstanding
American Indian graduate and undergraduate student health
researchers. Selection criteria for the awards include
quality, impact and significance of the research conducted
by the nominee.
- 2016 Outstanding Rural Health Awards Nominations Open
Oct 8, 2015 -- Make your nominations early for the 2016 Dakota Conference
on Rural and Public Health’s Outstanding Rural Health
Awards. We encourage you to nominate a colleague whom you
believe deserving of this statewide recognition.
- Register Now for the AIHRC (Past Event)
Oct 6, 2015 -- The 13th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference
(AIHRC) takes place October 23, 2015 at the Alerus Center
in Grand Forks. The conference offers opportunities to
discuss research directions, partnerships and collaboration
in health research focusing on American Indians.
- Deadline October 1: Dakota Conference Abstracts
Sep 30, 2015 -- Rural and public health professionals are encouraged to
submit abstracts for the 2016 Dakota Conference on Rural
and Public Health.
- 13th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference is October 23 (Past event)
Sep 29, 2015 -- The 13th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference
(AIHRC) will take place October 23, 2015 at the Alerus
Center in Grand Forks.
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- Center for Rural Health Reaches Out to Reservations
Feb 17, 2015 -- A group of officials and staff from UND's Center for Rural Health in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences is visiting with Native Americans about health care needs at Standing Rock Reservation.
- North Dakota Needs Action to Boost Access to Dental Care
Jan 1, 2015 -- This past spring, the North Dakota Center for Rural Health completed an assessment on oral health needs and policy recommendations. It was conducted at the request of the Legislature's Interim Committee on Health Services, and the center brought together many people with experience in oral health in North Dakota.
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