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Annual Minnesota Rural Health Conference

2016 Minnesota Rural Health Conference, June 22-23

We hope to see you at the next Minnesota Rural Health Conference, June 22-23, 2016 in Duluth, MN. If you'd like to receive email reminders and updates about the next conference, please sign up for conference email updates and information.

Also, remember to start thinking about who you would like to nominate for next year´s Rural Health Hero Award and the Rural Health Team Award. Watch for email updates on nomination instructions, or email any questions you might have to

2015 Rural Health Conference, "Partnerships in Progress,"

Minnesota Rural Health Awards

Congratulations to the 2015 Rural Health Award winners! Maureen D. Ideker, a longtime leader in bringing telehealth services to rural Minnesota communities, received the 2015 Minnesota Rural Health Hero Award. The Board of Directors of the Angel Fund, a volunteer-run organization supporting individuals with cancer in numerous communities on the Iron Range, received the 2015 Minnesota Rural Health Team Award. Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations, and to our review committee. Please consider submitting a nomination next year for your Rural Health Hero or Rural Health Team.

Presentations and Keynote Archives

You may access previous conference presentation materials on the Minnesota Rural Health Conference Presentations webpage for the following years: 2015, 2014, 2013

You can access the Commissioner of Health Ed Ehlinger's closing remarks in his July 6 blog.


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