Eighth Annual Women's Health Update
The Office of Women's Health Eighth Annual Women's Health Update will be held Friday, August 7, 2015, at the St. Vincent's Health System Bruno Conference Center in Birmingham, Alabama. This year’s theme is Taking Charge: Empowering Women to Engage in Healthy Living, An Interprofessional Conference for Health Care Providers. This event is a continuing education offering for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, social workers, dietitians, and other health care providers.
The purpose of the conference is to disseminate scholarly work that is aimed at improving the health status of all women. Topics included cardiovascular health, weight management, nutrition, complementary and alternative medicine, preconception care, mental health issues, community involvement, and health policy. The conference provides a venue for scholars from various disciplines to share their latest projects and research findings with colleagues.
Mail In Registration
• Complete the downloadable Women’s Health Update Registration Form
• Mail the completed form and registration fee to: The ADPH Office of Women's Health,
201 Monroe Street, Suite 1010, Montgomery, AL 36130-3017.
Continuing Education Credits
The Office of Women's Health Seventh Annual Women's Health Update has been approved for the following continuing education credits:
- Nursing - 8.9 Contact Hours, 1.2 Pharmacology Contact Hours (ABN)
- Pharmacy - 5.0 Contact Hours (0.5 CEUs) (ACPE)
- Social Work - 5.0 Contact Hours (ABSWE)
- Dietetics – Hours Pending
Co-sponsorship for the Eighth Annual Women's Health Update Conference pharmacy continuing education credits has been provided by the Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy. The Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.