Conference Registration and
Lodging/Meals Reservations

The Community Health Conference will be held October 7-9, 2015 at:

Craguns's Conference Center [Attn: Non-MDH link]
11000 Cragun's Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401

You must complete two steps to participate:

  1. Register for Conference
  2. Reserve Lodging and/or Meals

The registration link above will take you to the MDH payment portal. Follow the steps to register online for the conference. Cost is $52.00. Registration closes September 30, 2015.

Conference Cancellation Policy

Conference registration cancellation is separate from lodging/meals reservation cancellation. To cancel your conference registration, please contact Liz Arita by phone (651-201-3880) or email ( You will receive a complete refund if the cancellation request is received by September 15, 2015. Cancellations after September 15 will not receive a refund. Registration may be transferred to a substitute at any time by contacting Liz Arita by phone (651-201-3880) or email (

Step 2: Reserve Lodging and/or Meals

As of September 8, Cragun’s online reservation system is closed. Cragun's is booked to capacity, but cabins or rooms may sporadically become available. Please continue to work with Cragun's for your lodging and meal needs.

Contact Lorie at (NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE). Lorie will assist you with finding a room at Cragun’s or will help you find other lodging for the conference.

To purchase “meals only,” please complete and submit Cragun’s fillable form (PDF).   

Conference registration is open through September 29. 

Cragun's Cancellation Policy

Lodging/meals reservation cancellation is separate from conference registration cancellation. You are responsible for your entire lodging and meals reservation. If you cancel or change your reservation less than 30 days prior to your arrival, there will be NO DEPOSIT REFUND. At 30 days or more prior, you will receive a REFUND less a $40 processing fee. When using a voucher or purchase order, cancellation/refund policy will apply. To cancel your lodging/meals reservation, please contact Lorie Bourassa with Cragun's by phone (218-825-2700 x 8400) or email ( Reservations may be transferred to a substitute at any time at no additional charge, but those involved should notify Cragun's as soon as possible.