Women's Health Update

The Office of Women's Health Tenth Annual Women's Health Update will be held Friday, August 4, 2017, 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, 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.

Purpose

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.

Online Registration

Early Registration: Register by June 29, $50

Pre-Registration: Register June 30-July 29, $75

Group Pre-Registration (Groups of 3 or more; all registration must be received together): Register by July 29, $65/Person

Onsite Registration (Day of Conference): $85

Student Registration (Student ID Required): $30

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 1350, Montgomery, AL 36130-3017.

Continuing Education Credits

The Office of Women's Health Tenth 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:

  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Dietetics

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.


Page last updated: June 22, 2017