2022 WEBINAR SERIES

"SPECIAL TOPICS IN RURAL HEALTH"

Sponsored by Representative Kathy L. Rapp and Senator Michele Brooks

Wednesday, July 27, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Solving Health Care Access Challenges through High Quality, Community-based Support
Eric Kiehl, APR, Director of Policy and Partnership, Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers, Wormleysburg, PA; Laura Spadaro, Vice President of Primary Care and Public Health Policy, The Wright Center, Scranton, PA; and Sara Rupp, Marketing Director, The Primary Health Network, Sharon, PA

Presentation | Recording


Wednesday, August 3, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Oral Health Access and Workforce: Why is Rural Such a Problem?
Helen Hawkey, Executive Director, PA Coalition for Oral Health, Delmont, PA

Presentation | Recording


Wednesday, August 17, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Transforming Rural Health Care in Pennsylvania through Innovation in Payment and Service
Gary Zegiestowsky, Chief Executive Officer and Janice Walters, Chief Operating Officer, Pennsylvania Rural Health Redesign Center, Harrisburg, PA

Presentation | Recording


Tuesday, September 6, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Webinar Explores Strategies for Cultivating a Rural Health Workforce
On September 6, 2022, the Pennsylvania Rural Health Association held a webinar on training, recruiting, and retaining a strong rural health workforce in Pennsylvania, as part of its Special Topics in Rural Health 2022 Webinar Series hosted by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-PA 65th District) and Sen. Michele Brooks (R-PA 50th District). Ben Fredrick, MD, Professor of Family & Community Medicine at the Penn State College of Medicine and Program Director of the Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center (PA AHEC), gave a compelling presentation on strategies for cultivating rural health professionals in our hometowns.

Presentation | Recording | Handout


2022 Webinar Sponsors
For more information contact:
Lisa Davis at the Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health at 814-863-8214 or by email at lad3@psu.edu

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