Ninth Annual Women's Health Update
The Office of Women's Health Ninth Annual Women's Health Update will be held Friday, August 5, 2016, at the St. Vincent's Health System Bruno Conference Center in Birmingham, Alabama. This year’s theme is: It Takes a Team to Close the Gaps in Women's Health, An Interprofessional Conference for Health Care Providers. This event is 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 Eighth Annual Women's Health Update will offer continuing education credits. The final list of current hours is pending. Currently, the Women's Health Update will offer hours in the following disciplines:
- Social Work
There will also be a silent auction with many items contributed by Office of Women's Health Steering Committee members. Proceeds from the auction will be used to support outreach activities to promote women's health in Alabama.