Do you have a special project, innovative outreach strategy, or an important farmworker health issue that you would like to share with your farmworker health colleagues? Don't miss this amazing opportunity! Submit your abstract to present in Albuquerque, NM this November! For more information and guidelines for submitting your abstracts visit our website.
Deadline for submission is June 12, 2015.
Are you interested or do you know a good candidate for the National Advisory Council on Migrant Health (NCAMH)? HRSA's Bureau of Primary Health Care is soliciting nominations for membership for 4-year terms starting November 26, 2015. The NACMH advises, consults with, and makes recommendations to the Secretary of Health & Human Services (HHS) regarding the direction HHS should take in providing health care for migratory and seasonal agricultural workers and their families. View this fact sheet for more information and apply today!
New Consumer Board Training Toolkit
Having trouble recruiting, orienting and integrating new consumers into your health center board? Our new training toolkit can help increase the recruitment and successful integration of agricultural workers and other potential health center consumer board members. The curriculum teaches about community leadership, migrant health, board membership, and health center governance. Available in English only. Spanish materials coming soon!
New "Men's Health" Factsheet
Check out our latest factsheet! It provides a brief summary of current research about key health issues facing male agricultural workers. Research about occupational health issues, chronic conditions, mental health, and health behaviors is included.
The National Center for Farmworker Health
Improving health care access for one of America's most vulnerable populations