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Arizona Telemedicine Program Webinar: Identifying and Addressing Health Misinformation

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

2022 Arizona Center for Rural Health Fall Webinar Series
A webinar series focused on providing technical assistance to rural stakeholders to disseminate research findings, policy updates, best-practices and other rural health issues to statewide rural partners and stakeholders throughout the state.

Identifying and Addressing Health Misinformation

  • Understand what misinformation is and how it is spread
  • Identify different types of misinformation
  • The role of health-care and public health professionals in dispelling misinformation


This webinar is made possible through funding provided by Health Resources and Services Administration, Office for the Advancement of Telehealth  (U1U42527). Arizona State Office of Rural Health is funded through a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Grant number H95RH00102-25-00. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, DHHS or the U.S. Government.

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Loren Halili, MPH
Program Coordinator
Arizona Center for Rural Health

Halili is a recent graduate of the University of Arizona, where she received both her bachelor's degree and master's in public health. She currently works at the Arizona Center for Rural Health as a program coordinator for the Public Health Youth Champions Training program. In her role, she has developed trainings on community resilience, misinformation and advocacy. She has taught workshops on these topics for summer youth programs on campus and will continue to develop curriculum for future partnerships with youth engagement initiatives across the state.

To request any disability-related accommodations for this event please contact the event coordinator at least three business days prior to the event.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:00pm


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University of Arizona Health Sciences




Jennifer Peters
University of Arizona Health Sciences
Arizona Telemedicine Program/Southwest Telehealth Resource Center