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Save the Date: Scale Back Alabama - Scale Back Alabama (SBA) is a free statewide weight-loss program designed to encourage Alabamians to get healthy and to have fun while doing it. The 2019 competition kicks off January 15. Visit scalebackalabama.com for more information.
Annual Diabetes, Cardiovascular, and Obesity Conference - The 17th Annual Diabetes, Cardiovascular, and Obesity Conference will be held on November 9, 2018 at the Alabama Cattlemen's Association in Montgomery. Continuing education units are available. Nurses will receive 6.5 and registered dietitians will received 6.0.
Second Annual Share Your Smile Contest - Our Oral Health Office launched its second annual smile photo contest open to third grade students who live in Alabama in November. The deadline for photo submissions was November 28. Winners will be invited to attend a live news conference to be held on February 1.
Focus Rally in Shocco Springs (September 19) - The Focus Program's annual event with breakout sessions for youth grades 7-12 and adult school chaperones is September 19 in Shocco Springs. Another rally will be held in Tuscaloosa on September 11.
2018 Infant Mortality Reduction Summit - Join us as we raise awareness about infant mortality and the impact it has on families, communities, and the State of Alabama. The 2018 Infant Mortality Reduction Summit will take place on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the AUM Taylor Center in Montgomery. The summit is free. CEUs for nurses and social workers will be available for $25.
Focus Rally in Tuscaloosa (September 11) - The Focus Program's annual event with breakout sessions for youth grades 7-12 and adult school chaperones is September 11 in Tuscaloosa. Another rally will be held in Shocco Springs on September 19.
Diabetes Conference - Join us for "Your Pathways to Accreditation and Reimbursement," a diabetes conference, on Wednesday, August 29 at Montgomery Marriott Prattville Hotel Conference Center in Prattville.
Opioid Clinical Conference - Save the date! The 2018 Opioid Clinical Conference "Crisis in Alabama: From Silos to Solutions" will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 in Birmingham, Alabama. Registration details are coming soon.
11th Annual Women's Health Update Conference - The Office of Women's Health Eleventh Annual Women's Health Update will be held Friday, August 3, 2018, at the St. Vincent's Health System Bruno Conference Center in Birmingham, Alabama. This year's theme is: "Closing the Gaps in Women's Health, A Look at the Opioid Crisis." This event is a continuing education offering for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, social workers, dietitians, and other health care providers.
Free Adapted Physical Education Workshop - ADPH, the Alabama State Department of Education, an Huntingdon College/Alabama Ability Sports Network is hosting a free one-day workshop on adapted physical education at Huntingdon College in Montgomery on July 27. CEUs are available.