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Events

May
15th

2020 Improving Veteran’s Care Conference

“Veterans living in rural and highly rural areas are at 20% greater risk of dying by suicide than Veterans who live in urban areas. Often times, Veterans living in rural areas have to travel great distances to access Veteran Health Administration centers, limiting available support networks.” This conference, planned in coordination with the Sioux Falls VA Health Care Administration, is of interest to clinicians, health professionals, and those that are involved in the care and support of Veterans/service members and/or their families. It is recommended for Psychologists, Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists, Social Workers, Addiction & Prevention Professionals,...

Mar
4th

Aberdeen Scrubs Camp

About Scrubs Camp is a one-day, hands-on experience where you rub elbows with pros who actually DO healthcare for a living. Learn what it’s like to arrive at the scene of an emergency. Remove a “mole” from a calm, cooperative patient (think banana!). See some of the cool gadgets used to make people better. And a whole lot more. Pretty cool stuff, don’t you think? If you’re in 9th through 12th grade and think you’re interested in a health career, Scrubs Camp is a must do. There’s NO CHARGE to attend and we’ll even...

Mar
23rd

Huron Scrubs Camp

About Scrubs Camp is a one-day, hands-on experience where you rub elbows with pros who actually DO healthcare for a living. Learn what it’s like to arrive at the scene of an emergency. Remove a “mole” from a calm, cooperative patient (think banana!). See some of the cool gadgets used to make people better. And a whole lot more. Pretty cool stuff, don’t you think? If you’re in 9th through 12th grade and think you’re interested in a health career, Scrubs Camp is a must do. There’s NO CHARGE to attend and we’ll even...

TBD

SD AHEC Scholars

About the Program AHEC Scholars is a national honors program for health professions students interesting in supplementing their education by gaining additional knowledge and experience in rural and/or underserved urban settings. This is a longitudinal program with interdisciplinary curricula to implement a defined set of clinical, didactic, and community-based activities. All experiential or clinical training will be conducted in rural and/or underserved urban settings. Program duration is two years and includes the following for a total of 160 hours: 80 hours community-based, experiential, or clinical training in rural and/or underserved area 80 hours didactic education (focused on six Core Topic...