Health Improvement Trainings & Conferences

Health Improvement
Trainings & Conferences

6/15 to 6/16/2017 Minnesota Stroke and Cardiac Emergencies Conference

2017 Minnesota Stroke and Cardiac Emergencies Conference is an annual conference to educate health care professionals on the latest developments in stroke, STEMI, sudden cardiac arrest and other cardiovascular conditions.

6/27 to 6/28/2016 – Campus Sexual Violence Prevention Summit

The Minnesota Campus Sexual Violence Prevention Summit where we will build best practices and create a shared community that will make a commitment to effectively prevent sexual violence, dating violence, sexual harassment and stalking.

Past trainings & conferences

8/4/2016 – Smiles@School Summit

The Smiles@School Summit: Inter-connecting Children’s Oral Health and Learning where we will focus on children's oral health and it's relationship to the whole child's health and their academic success.

9/13 to 9/14/2016

The Building Minnesota’s Diabetes Prevention System: Engagement and Planning Meeting, hosted by the Diabetes Unit, the Minnesota Diabetes Collective Impact Executive Team, and the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors, addresses access to the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) for people who have prediabetes or are at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes.

11/3/2016 – Many Faces of Community Health

Many Faces of Community Health is a two day conference that explores ways to improve care and health equity in underserved populations and those living in poverty. The conference brings information and resources on chronic disease prevention and care, public policy, health innovations in community and safety net providers.

11/16 to 11/17/2016 – 2016 Toward Zero Deaths Conference

2016 Toward Zero Deaths Conference will provide a forum to share information on best practices in the areas of engineering, enforcement, education, and emergency medial and trauma services, and to identify new approaches for reducing the number of fatalities and life-changing injuries on Minnesota roads.

12/9/2016 – Owatonna Stroke/STEMI Workshop

The Cardiovascular Health Unit is pleased to announce the 2016 Stroke/STEMI Regional Workshops. This year's workshops focus on best practices for stroke and heart attack patients in the pre-hospital and emergency department settings. The Owatonna workshop will be hosted at the Holiday Inn & Suites.

2/16/2017 – Stroke Education Webinar

The Cardiovascular Health Unit is pleased to announce a stroke education webinar: Emergency Stroke Care in the Rural ED. This webinar will help Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals meet their stroke education requirements for designation. Hospitals are encouraged to invite their ED nursing staff and those on the Acute Stroke Team.