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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.
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.
Free SUIDI Training - ADPH is providing Child Injury & Death Scene Re-Enactment and Scene Reconstruction SUIDI Training where attendees will learn the skills needed to provide an investigation that will lead to a more accurate determination of the cause of injury and persons responsible. This free training will be held in various cities during the months of July and August.
Substance Misuse Program - ADPH and Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy is offering a multidisciplinary education program that will advance attendees' knowledge of and abilities to combat prescription drug misuse and illicit drug use in Alabama. The free programs will take place in Florence, Dothan, Mobile, and Birmingham on various dates in June, July, and August. CEUs are available.