Center for Healthy Communities

HealthLink Seminars

The Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink and AHEC Region IV present an annual series of continuing education seminars for health care professionals and interested community members. Seminars address current topics in health promotion and disease prevention, with special focus given to the underserved areas or populations in our community. HealthLink Seminars are held quarterly at Madison Lakes Learning and Conference Center in Montgomery County. In addition to an educational presentation, each seminar features local resources related to the topic under discussion.

Seminars for 2015

Click on the title for a seminar flyer. Seminar flyers will be posted as soon as they are available. Seminar topics are subject to change.

March 10, 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Montgomery County Health Disparities: Tackling the Diabetes Epidemic (PDF)

This seminar will provide professionals with information related to health disparities and diabetes in the community and among specific groups in Montgomery County. In addition, participants will learn about locally available resources related to diabetes prevention and management. Professionals will use this information to assist clients and their families. There is a $20 non-refundable registration fee. Payment must be received by March 1 to secure your registration.

Location

Madison Lakes Learning & Conference Center
581 Olive Road
Dayton, Ohio 45427
(Free parking)

Helpful hints for locating Madison Lakes Learning & Conference Center

  • From US-35 West: Take US-35 West out of Dayton.
  • At intersection of US-35/W. Third St., turn left to continue on US-35.
  • At first traffic light, turn right onto Olive Rd. Follow Olive Rd to Conference Center.
  • If you go straight at US-35/W. Third St. intersection, US-35 becomes OH-49.
  • You cannot get to Madison Lakes directly from OH-49.

Past HealthLink Seminars

Click on a topic to view a PDF of the seminar flyer


Planning Committee

CHC HealthLink and AHEC Region IV Planning Committee

The CHC HealthLink and AHEC Region IV Planning Committee membership includes social workers, nurses, counselors and public health professionals in Montgomery County who work together to develop an annual series of educational seminars that address current topics in health promotion and disease prevention, with special focus given to the underserved areas or populations in our community.

Committee Members

  • Sharon Becker, Good Samaritan Health Ministries
  • Kristin Belcher, HelpLink 211
  • Amy Boyle, Retired Social Worker
  • Cindy Bradley, Center for Healthy Communities
  • Theresa Busher, Social Security Public Affairs
  • Kimberly Conner, Center for Healthy Communities
  • Michelle Cox, Sinclair Community College Nursing
  • Angela Dugger, AIDS Resource Center Ohio
  • Kimberley Freeman, Public Health—Dayton Montgomery County
  • Carla Lachecki, Center for Healthy Communities
  • Sr. Rose Morand, Retired Social Worker
Last edited on 02/19/2015.