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Arizona Telemedicine Program Webinar – Arizona Primary Care Office: Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) & Loan Repayment Programs

Aug
23
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Educational Webinar
Arizona Primary Care Office: Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) & Loan Repayment Programs

Speakers will provide an update on the designation of Arizona’s healthcare workforce shortage areas and identify state and federal resources to support health professional service in disadvantaged communities.

Photo of Tracy Lenartz, MPH
Tracy Lenartz, MPH
CEO
Lenartz Consulting

Lenartz works on a contract basis for the Arizona Department of Health Services. She coordinates Arizona’s shortage designations program and assists with health planning, data and training around issues related to access to health care for Arizona’s underserved and rural communities. Lenartz has served as project staff for Arizona’s HRSA-funded Primary Care Office Cooperative Agreement since 2007. She received a Masters of Public Health with a focus on community health education from the University of Minnesota.

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Edith di Santo, MPH
Chief for the Primary Care Office
Arizona Department of Health Services

Di Santo is the chief for the Primary Care Office, Arizona Department of Health Services. The Primary Care Office oversees workforce programs aimed at increasing access to primary care with emphasis on the health needs of undeserved people and areas. Edith has a Masters in Public Health focused on health policy from George Washington University and has over 13 years of experience working at the federal, state, local and non-profit sectors.

To request any disability-related accommodations for this event please contact the event coordinator at least three business days prior to the event.
Aug
23
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 11:00am

AUDIENCE

Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni, Community
University of Arizona Health Sciences

LOCATION

Virtual

CONTACT

Melanie Esher-Blair, MAdm
University of Arizona Health Sciences
Arizona Telemedicine Program/Southwest Telehealth Resource Center