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Ariel Tarango speaking on Obamacare and the opioid epidemic.
Susan Kunz receiving "Outstanding Rural Health Professional" award. MariaJose Almazan (left) and Kevin Driesen (right).
Arizona Center for Rural Health faculty and staff.
Sunset in Flagstaff.
Jill Bullock (left) presents Dr. Kendra Johnson with award recognizing Hopi Health Care Center for their efforts in addressing the opioid epidemic.
Darren Vicenti, Chief Medical Officer, Hopi Health Care Center discusses Population Health in a Rural Health Care Center.
Rep. Heather Carter (left) chatting with Dan Derksen (middle) and Will Humble (right).
Vendors and participants crowded the hallway.
Edgardo Figueroa, Director of WAHEC/Regional Center for Border Health.
Conference participants listen to speakers.
Marica Martinic, Director of NAHEC, with panel speaking on Arizona AHEC Programs.
Turiya Coll, Prevention Coordinator for Sonoran Prevention Works talks about Rural Health Outreach and Collaboration Troubleshooting.
Bryna Koch, Special Projects Coordinator for AzCRH, speaking on the Affordable Care Act.
Tom Betlach gives his annual AHCCCS Update.
Twenty-five vendors showcased their products and services at this year's conference.
Jani Ingram talks about research efforts surrounding the Gold King Mine spill.
Marc Verhougstraete presents "Environmental Health and Justice in Rural Arizona."
Mariah Chingee, intern with SEAHEC, talks about her experiences in Arizona.
Lizbeth Vasquez, Health Educator for the AzCRH Navigator Program speaking on Obamacare and the Opioid Epidemic.
Jack Beveridge enjoying a moment during the conference.
Ashley Neves, ADHS Workforce Health Planning Consultant, presenting on the J-1 Visa Program.
Conference attendees had a chance to hear speakers eager to share ideas on a variety of topics.
Participants during the reception with exhibitors and poster presentations.
Dr. Jay Shore (left), Senator Jamesita Peshlakai (middle) and Holly Figueroa (right) during their talk on Improving the Health and Well-Being of Rural Veterans.
Bryna Koch (left) and Rebecca Ruiz (right) enjoying reception hors d'oeuvres.
Miyuki Blatt, ADHS Epidemiologist, talking about Childhood Lead Poisoning in Arizona.
Dan Derksen kicking off the conference on July 26.
AzCRH Navigators with their exhibit - left-to-right: Lizbeth Vasquez, Maria Losoya, and Amaury Gama.
Senator Jamecita Peshlakai.
Representative Heather Carter receives the Arizona Rural Health Association's "Distinguished Arizona Legislator" award from Kevin Driesen (right) and MariaJose Almazan (left).
Joyce Hospodar (right), talking about her poster presentation, "Highlights from the 2016 Arizona Statewide Medical Services Needs Assessment."
Amaury Gama (left) and Maria Losoya, Health Educators-Navigators for AzCRH.
Dr. Derksen introduces the panel for the session on the Gold King Mine Spill. Left-to-right: Jani Ingram, Brenette Pine, Rietta Wagoner.
Kendra Johnson, MD, Medical Director of the Hopi Health Care Center
Melissa Kortrys, Director, Health Current, presenting on E-prescribing and Connecting to the PMP.
Amaury Gama, Health Educator-Navigator for the AzCRH, discussing Health Insurance Coverage Assistance Sustainability.
Leonard Kirschner introducing Dan Derksen.
Shana Malone, Clinical Initiatives Program Manager for AHCCCS discusses State funding for the opioid epidemic.