2012 Rural & Public Health Policy Forum

2012 Forum Details

Event Name: 2012 Arizona Rural & Public Health Policy Forum
Event Date: Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Arizona State Capitol, 1700 W. Washington, Phoenix, Arizona
Contact Name: Rebecca Ruiz
Contact Email: raruiz@email.arizona.edu
Contact Phone: 520-626-2243

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The annual Arizona Rural & Public Health Policy Forum focuses on key health policy issues and their impact on Arizona’s rural and tribal communities and seeks strategies to strengthen public health systems and increase access to care for rural and tribal residents.

2010 Rural Health Policy Forum

The Forum is designed to: 

  • Examine key health policy issues and their impact on Arizona’s rural and tribal communities. 
  • Identify strategies to strengthen rural communities and public health systems.
  • Update from policy makers’ and key state agencies on their legislative priorities for the upcoming year 
  • Provide tips on how to make a difference in the legislative process. 
  • Present ways on how to use the media to communicate your message. 

Who should attend:

  • Arizona Legislators
  • State Agencies’ Representatives
  • Clinic Administrators and Hospital CEOs
  • Behavioral Health Representatives 
  • Tribal Liaisons and Policy Leaders
  • Advocates for Women and Children
  • And any other interested individuals.

Call for Outstanding Arizona Legislator Award Nominations

The Arizona Rural Health Association is seeking nominations for the Arizona Legislator of the Year Award to be presented during the lunch at the Forum. Nominations are due Wednesday, January 4, 2012. Download the form

Please submit your nominations to Mr. Fred Hubbard by fax (602)626-7217 or email at fred.hubbard@azahcccs.gov on or before Wednesday, January 4, 2012. The award recipient will be notified no later than Monday, January 9, 2012.

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Registration

The registration fee of $45.00 includes a continental breakfast, lunch and handouts.

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Contact

For more information contact Rebecca Ruiz at 520/626-2243 or by email: raruiz@email.arizona.edu. Please see attachments below. 

Sponsors

The forum is presented by the Center for Rural Health at the University of Arizona Mel Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health in close collaboration with the Arizona Rural Health Association , Arizona Public Health Association.