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Arizona Telemedicine Program | 2023 Arizona Center for Rural Health fall webinar series

Oct
19
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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The Arizona Telemedicine Program, Southwest Telehealth Resource Center and the University of Arizona Center for Rural Health invite you to join a free, one-hour webinar as part of the 2023 Arizona Center for Rural Health fall webinar series. This webinar series is 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.

A pathway to good oral health for all Arizonans

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify barriers to oral health care for those living in rural areas.
  • List medical reasons an individual may require a dental visit.
  • Describe policy that could improve oral health for those living in rural Arizona.

For more information contact Mariah Erhart: merhart@arizona.edu • 520-626-2243

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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Scott Howell, DMD, MPH
Associate Professor
A.T. Still University

Howell is a board certified public health dentist, an associate professor and director of Public Health Dentistry & Teledentistry at A.T. Still University, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health. Having spent the last 15 years working in various community locations including long term care facilities, community health centers and detention centers, his work now focuses on increasing oral health accessibility both through policy changes and unique clinical approaches and systems. Howell has also begun exploring the impacts of racism on public health and is a Senior Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity.

To request any disability-related accommodations for this event please contact the event coordinator at least three business days prior to the event.
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Oct
19
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Thursday, October 19, 2023 - 12:00pm
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AUDIENCE

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

LOCATION

Virtual

CONTACT

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