2018 West Virginia Rural Health Conference – Presentations
Many thanks to all who attended our annual gathering at Pipestem Resort State Park.
Below you will find most of the presentations delivered by presenters and keynote speakers.
If the presentation you are after is not listed, or if you have any questions or comments, contact West Virginia Rural Health Association Executive Director, Debrin Jenkins, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SESSION A: CHW-Based Chronic Care Management
Richard Crespo, PhD, MS
SESSION D: Harm Reduction Program Building and Maturation Challenges
Michael Kilkenny, MD, MS
STUDENT PRES' 1: MedManage - A Tool In Reporting Over-The-Counter Medications
Natan Harel, OMS I, et al
THURSDAY KEYNOTE: The Hidden Costs of Poor Health in WV
Lindsay Allen, PhD, MA
SESSION I: The Role of Telemedicine in Value-based Care
Shannon McCallister, MBA
SESSION L: Structural Health Outcomes in The Appalachian Region
Frank Annie, PhD(C), MPA, MA
SESSION O: LGBTQ Connects - Taking “Social” Out of Media
SESSION Q2: WV Health Right - Mobile Dental Clinic Program
Angie Settle, DNP, APRN, BC, FNP
FRIDAY KEYNOTE: A Health Crisis in Rural America – What is the Federal Response?
Maggie Elehwany, JD
SESSION B: Substance Misuse and the Aging
James Matney, MS
SESSION E: Strategies to Improve HPV Vaccination Rates
Elaine Darling, MPH & Michelle Chappell, MS
STUDENT PRES' 2: Using Telehealth and Web-Based Resources to Teach Rural Teens Reproductive Health
Erin Casey, MS & Wes Urian
SESSION G: Revitalizing Hinton - Moving from “There Will Be to There Are.”
Ken Allman, MBA, CSR, FMSD
SESSION J: The Coalfield Development Corporation: Inspiring Community Transformation
Marilyn Wrenn, MA
SESSION M: Sharing Tucker County
Doug Arbogast, MS & Daniel Eades, MS
SESSION P: Rural Health Innovation as Anchor for Economic Resiliency
Christopher Beckett, DO & Monica Niess
SESSION Q3: Prevalence of Non-Traumatic Dental Problems in Emergency Departments
Joshua Austin, M.A., MSc
FRIDAY KEYNOTE: Osteopathic Medicine in Rural Health
Robert Foster, DO
SESSION C: Try This WV - Let’s Knock WV Off the Worst Health List!
SESSION F: Supporting Community/Clinic Linkages for Chronic Disease Programming
Adam Baus, PhD, MPH, MA
STUDENT PRES' 3: Hospitalized Patients Experiences & Reasons for Taking Prescription Opioids
SESSION H: Assessing Burnout Among Primary Care Providers
Kevin McCann, MD
￼SESSION K: Diary of a Poppy Princess
Ayne Amjad, MD
SESSION N: Recognizing Barriers to Rural Healthcare
Melissa Jensen, BMS, MSPA, PA-C
SESSION Q1: Protecting and Advancing Community Water Fluoridation
Gina Sharps, MPH, RDH, CTTS
SESSION R: Boone Opioid Network - An Innovative Community Partnership
Drema Mace, PhD
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