Rural Health Summit Calendar Events & Webinars

SIU Medicine Department of Population Science and Policy, along with SIU Medicine Center for Rural Health and Social Service Development, SIU Paul Simon Public Policy Institute and University of Illinois Chicago School of Public Health is releasing a series of policy recommendations on the most pressing issues impacting rural health in Illinois. Webinars with statewide and rural Illinois leaders will accompany each brief to better explain the topic and how to best implement solutions. 

Additionally, the SIU Medicine Department of Population Science and Policy is also leading the organization of the 21st Annual Southern Illinois Healthcare/Southern Illinois University Health Policy Institute: The COVID-19 Pandemic and Its Impact on Health Policy, on June 8, 2021. Registration for this event is separate, please go here for details.

The schedule of webinars is below. You can register for each webinar separately or for all of them here.

Webinar Dates:

October 14, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Workforce Development
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November 16, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Opioids
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December 16, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Health and Housing
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January 20, 2022
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Economic Development
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