Do you want to attend the State Conference on Problem Gambling in April? But maybe your organization's budget doesn't have the funds for the travel? Well, you might just still be able to attend. There are funds available for Travel Assistance to help people outside of Clark County attent the conference. Current Problem Gambling grantees are not eligible for the travel assistance, but others are.
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Great Wolf Conference Center
Grand Mound, WA
Registration is now open for the 6th National Collegiate Recovery Conference hosted by Nevada's Recovery & Prevention Program (NRAP) at the University of Nevada, Reno!
The purpose of this conference is to facilitate knowledge about collegiate recovery, to connect Collegiate Recovery Programs across the nation, and to advance the recovery movement.
Conference Webpage: www.nvrap.com/arhe
Phone: (775) 682-8545
University of Nevada, Reno (www.unr.edu)
Joe Crowley Student Union
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno, NV 89557
Student - $50
Professional, ARHE Member - $100
Professional - $150
Local One Day Registration - $50
9th Annual NV State Conference on Problem Gambling
April 23-24, 2015
Suncoast Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
Approved for 12 CEU's by the NV Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors, this is a steal for 2 full days of professional education and networking!
YTH Live: Igniting Youth Tech Health Innovation
April 26–28, 2015 | Hotel Kabuki, San Francisco, CA | #ythlive
YTH Live 2015 is the premier conference for trailblazing technology that is advancing the health and wellness of youth, young adults, and other underserved populations. Each year, leading public health officials, the brightest minds in youth advocacy, and tech sector innovators gather at YTH Live to showcase what works, share ideas and learnings, and launch new collaborations.
Saying It Out Loud Conference
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center
7:30am - 8:30am (check-in)
8:30am - 4:00pm (conference)
14th Annual SIOL Conference
Society of American Indian Government Employees (SAIGE) National Training Program
June 15–18, 2015 | Treasure Island Hotel and Casino, Welch, MN
This multi-day program offers professional development, leadership, and topics that are integral to the highly complex relationship known as the Federal Indian Trust Responsibility. It includes special training sessions for veterans and youth, a federal Indian law course, and cultural events presented by local native people.
VictimLaw is a searchable database of victims' rights legal provisions including federal, state, and territorial statutes, Tribal laws, state constitutional amendments, court rules, administrative code provisions, and summaries of related court decisions and attorney general opinions.
OJJDP Announces 2015 National Missing Children's Day Poster Contest
OJJDP invites fifth grade students to participate in the National Missing Children's Day poster contest. The annual contest creates an opportunity for schools, law enforcement, and other child advocates to discuss the issue of missing and/or exploited children with youth, parents, and guardians and to promote child safety.
OJJDP will invite the national winner, parents, and teacher to Washington, DC, to participate in the National Missing Children’s Day commemoration in May 2015.
Poster submissions are due by March 16, 2015.
It's official! RAM (Remote Area Medical) will be touring Nevada in October 2015.
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Las Vegas - October 1st thru 4th
Yerington - October 8th thru 10th
Carson City - October 15th thru 18th
They are looking for clinic site locations: facility needs to be at least 15,000-20,000 Sq. feet. Additional considerations include: electrical and water supply, indoor/covered space available, utility requirements, and handicap accessibility (for patients as well as volunteers)
The clinics will be listed on the www.ramusa.org web-site next year.
Yerington and Carson City local RAM information 775-350-4597 or 775-246-7550
Freida A Carbery
Cell:775-220-2749 office: 775-246-7550 fax : 775-246-7553
PO Box 517 Dayton NV 89403
AHRQ Research Conference Returns in 2015
AHRQ’s research conference, held annually from 2007 to 2012, will make a return engagement in 2015. The conference is scheduled for October 4–6 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center in Crystal City, Virginia. AcademyHealth will join AHRQ in hosting the conference, which will again bring together experts in health care research and policy to participate in sessions focused on addressing today’s challenges in improving quality, safety, access and value in health care. In addition, AHRQ and AcademyHealth will team with the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to hold sessions October 6 as part of the AHRQ conference as well as PCORI’s first annual meeting October 6–8, which also will be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott. These sessions will address key issues in dissemination and implementation of patient-centered outcomes research. Mark your calendars; information about submitting abstracts, registration, the conference agenda and more will be coming soon.
Call for Presentations Deadline: Monday, May 4, 2015
National Center for Juvenile Justice Updates Court Data Archive Web Site
The National Center for Juvenile Justice has updated its National Juvenile Court Data Archive Web
site. The Archive collects juvenile court data from across the country to inform juvenile justice
research and policymaking decisions. This OJJDP-funded Web site features an updated user guide
section for reviewing data from contributing jurisdictions and also provides links to NCJJ's recently
published Juvenile Court Statistics 2011 report, the Statistical Briefing Book, the Easy Access to
Juvenile Court Statistics data analysis tool, and other fact sheets and publications.
"Have you had an issue with a medicine, medical device, or food product and
did not know who to notify? The Food and Drug Administration has a
consumer-friendly form for reporting adverse events and other serious safety
problems with FDA regulated products. The program that processes this
information, and uses it to protect your health, is called MedWatch.
And it needs your help."
Form at www.fda.gov.
OJJDP has launched the OJJDP Online University, a central source
for the juvenile justice community to easily connect with training and technical
Nevada Health Statistics Portal
|Nevada Health Statistics Portal launched by the Division of Public and Behavioral Health. This is a web-based health statistics query system. Anyone looking for statistics on public health issues in Nevada, including birth, death and other demographic statistics. It is a great new resource, take a moment and check it out.
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