MIDWEST STREAM FORUM FOR AGRICULTURAL WORKER HEALTH
Registration Is Open!
28th Annual Midwest Stream Forum for Agricultural Worker Health
September 10th - 12th
Harrah's New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, Louisiana
Registration for the 2018 Midwest Stream Forum is now open!
To register, click on the link below:
2018 Midwest Stream Forum Registration
Thank you to all who submitted an abstract! Notification of selections will be sent in June.
National Center for Farmworker Health
28th Annual Midwest Stream Forum For Agricultural Worker Health
The Midwest Stream Forum for Agricultural Worker Health, produced by the National Center for Farmworker Health, Inc., is an annual conference that provides quality, agricultural specific, professional development experiences for individuals in all disciplines working with the agricultural worker community. The Forum offers a diverse program featuring sessions on clinical topics, lay health outreach, research, and leadership development. Participants also have the opportunity to gain continuing education credits. We invite you to New Orleans, Louisiana to learn and network with colleagues across the Midwest and beyond!
Harrah’s New Orleans Hotel
Rates and Reservations: Special room rates are $128/night, plus tax, single/double occupancy. Special room rates are available until August 19, 2018.
Book your reservations online at: 2018 Midwest Stream Forum - Harrah's New Orleans Hotel (resort fees are waived and no deposit is due at time of booking).
Phone reservations: Call the Harrah’s New Orleans Hotel directly at: 1-877-466-7847 and identify yourself as a group member of the National Center for Farmworker Health - Midwest Stream Forum for Agricultural Worker Health when placing reservations. Phone reservations will be assessed a $15 fee (no fees for online reservations). Rooms are limited, so make your reservations NOW!
Do you want to promote your organization's newest products and services? Organizations with innovative programs, tools, and educational materials are encouraged to exhibit! Please contact Janie Favre at (512) 312-5460, or through email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local and national organizations and agencies interested in promoting their organization during the Forum are invited to co-sponsor the conference. Please contact Sylvia Gomez at (512) 312-5459 or through email at: email@example.com.
NCFH will be offering training stipends to support attendance to the 28th Annual Midwest Stream Forum for Agricultural Worker Health. Individuals eligible for training stipends include front-line staff, support staff, health center consumer board members, and Community Health Workers (CHWs)/Promotores de Salud. Stipends are awarded on a first come, first served basis.
At this time, all available stipends for the 2018 Midwest Stream Forum have been awarded. Any additional requests received will be placed on a waiting list. In the event that one becomes available, the next person on the list will be notified. Please contact Susan Hernandez at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Priority given to individuals working at or with Community Health Centers.
This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under cooperative agreement number U30CS09737, Training and Technical Assistance National Cooperative Agreement for $1,433,856 with 22% of the total NCA project financed with non-federal sources. 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, HHS or the U.S. Government.