$125 – $300

Arizona Community Health Worker 2019 Conference

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tucson - Reid Park

445 South Alvernon Way

Tucson, AZ 85711

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The 16th Annual AzCHOW Conference: "Creating Healthier Communities in Arizona: CHWs Leading The Way" taking place June 20th and 21st, 2019

About this Event

    The AzCHOW conference is the signature event for the Community Health Worker (CHW) workforce in Arizona.

    Community Health Workers are a vital workforce in today's healthcare system: we connect patients to care, improve health service delivery, and advocate for vulnerable populations in our state. AzCHOW's annual conference strengthens the CHW workforce by providing training, building professional capacity and sharing knowledge about the pressing health issues facing Arizona's communities.

AGENDA

The following agenda will be updated soon and posted at azchow.org. The general schedule is as follows:

Thursday, June 20th

  • Registration: 7:00am

  • Pre-Workshop Training: 8:00am-11:30am Arizona Center for Rural Health, CHWs Addressing the Opioids Epidemic in Arizona and Arizona Center on Aging: CHWs Addressing Opioids in Older Adults

  • Luncheon/Keynote Speaker

  • Conference Presentations: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Friday, June 21st

  • Breakfast: 7:00am-8:00am

  • Conference Presentations: 8:00am-11:00am

  • Award Luncheon: Joel Meister CHW and CHW Organization of the Year Awards 11:00am-12:30pm

  • Closing Speaker: 12:30pm-1:00pm

HOTEL INFORMATION

The AzCHOW Conference will take place at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Tucson: Reid Park, 445 S Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711

A block of rooms has been reserved from June 16, 2019 - June 23, 2019 just in case you would like to enjoy beautiful Tucson a few days be for and after the conference!

The special room rate will be available until May 28th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Book by June 10th to reserve your room! For room reservations please call (520)881-4200 or

Click on the link below:

See you at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

CHW AWARD / PREMIO CHW

Outstanding CHW Joel S. Meister Award/ Nominación al Reconocimiento de Promotor/a de Salud Excepcional Dr. Joel S. Meister 2019

The Joel S. Meister Award recognizes an outstanding CHW. Nominate a CHW (or yourself) here:

El Premio Joel S. Meister reconoce a un/a CHW excepcional. Nomina a usted mismo o a otro/a CHW en el siguiente enlace aqui:

WE ARE HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THAT THIS YEAR FOR THE FIRST TIME WE WILL HAVE THE CHW ORGANIZATION AND THE CHW SUPERVISOR RECOGNITION AWARDS.

CHW ORGANIZATION AWARD

You can nominate your own organization or an organization that deserves to be recognized for the organizations commitment and support to their CHW/CHR/Promotora programs:

Click here to nominate a CHW Organization

CHW SUPERVISOR AWARD

CHWs/CHRs/Promotoras are the only ones that can nominate their supervisor's for the CHW Supervisor Award, if you would like to nominate your supervisor, click below:

Click here to nominate your Supervisor

Las unicas personas que pueden nominar a su supervisor son la/os CHWs/CHRs/Promotoreas. Para nominar a tu supervisor por el reconocimiento al mejor supervisor de Promotores (CHWs/CHRs):

Clic aquí para nominar a su supervisor

Deadline to Nominate for any of the Awards Ends June 12th!

CHW SCHOLARSHIPS

AzCHOW will provide a limited number of registration scholarships for CHWs. CHWs can apply for these scholarships at the following links. The application will close on June 9th:

Conference Scholarship Application (English): Scholarship Form 2019

Solicitud de Becas (Espanol): Solicitud de Beca 2019

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