NYSARH 2019 Conference

“Harnessing the Power of Rural”

Schedule of Events and Activities

Wednesday, September 25
Time Activity/Event Location
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Pre-Conference Workshop Porter/DeVeaux
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Networking Dinner Top of the Falls Restaurant, Goat Island
at Niagara Falls State Park
Thursday, September 26
Time Activity/Event Location
7:30 am – 8:30 am Breakfast & Networking
Registration
Cataract
Main Registration Desk
8:45 am – 9:00 am Welcome Cascades II
9:00 am – 10:00 am Keynote Cascades II
10:00 am – 10:30 am Exhibitors Break Grand Foyer
10:30 am – 11:00 am Annual Meeting Cascades II
11:00 am – 11:30 am Awards Ceremony Cascades II
11:30 am – 12:45 pm Lunch Cataract
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Concurrent Opening Sessions

  • CBO Grant – Healthy Community Alliance
  • Center for Healthcare Workforce
  • Comparative Review and Update on Rural Health Systems Models   

 

  • Porter/DeVeaux
  • Cascades I
  • Red Jacket
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm Break Grand Foyer
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Concurrent Session 1

  • Opioid Task Force/Collaborative Strategies for Addressing the Opioid Crisis
    in a Rural Community
  • Overcoming Rural Competitive Disadvantage in Value-Based Payments
    through Practice and Policy
  • Midwifery Birth Centers: Addressing Maternity Deserts in Rural NYS

  • Red Jacket


  • Porter/DeVeaux

  • Cascades I
3:45 pm – 4:15 pm Exhibitors Break Grand Foyer
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm

Concurrent Session 2

  • The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades: CBOs and Knowledge 
    Management
  • Using Social Media to Tell Your Story/We the Patients: Empowering Health
    Care Consumers to Create a Policy Change in NY
  • Recruiting Medical Students to Rural Health on a Shoestring Budget

  • Porter/DeVeaux

  • Red Jacket

  • Cascades I
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Student Poster Sessions & Reception Cataract
Friday, September 27
Time Activity/Event Location
6:30 am – 7:30 am Morning Walk to the Falls Meet in Sheraton Lobby
7:30 am – 8:30 am Breakfast & Networking
Rural Health Network Directors’ Meeting
Cataract
Cascades I
7:30 am – 9:00 am Registration Main Registration Desk
9:00 am – 10:30 am Roundtable Panel Discussion: Rural Veterans’ Services Cascades II
10:30 am – 11:00 am Break Grand Foyer
11:00 am – 12:30 pm Policy Forum: Emergency Medical Services Cascades II
12:30 pm Closing Cascades II
12:45 pm NYSARH Board of Directors Meeting Red Jacket