NV Statewide MCH Coalition 
Welcome New Members!
New members offer collaboration, strength in resources and diversity, and provide support to the MCH Coalition mission.  Welcome to new MCH Coalition members Tammy Jaudon of Nye County and Collen Petrosky of NV Health Centers.

Welcome to the 2015-2017 Steering Committee members - Theresa Chevalier, Margarita DeSantos, Rutu Ezhuthachan, Michelle Gorelow, Melanie Kauffman, Holly Lyman, Michael Maxwell, Katie Letcher*, Fred Schultz*, Lisa Pacheco, Chris Pacini, Tara Phebus, Erika Ryst, Malcolm Ahlo*, Gabriela Foster*, Bre Taylor, Regina Washington, Mary Ann Martinez*, Jeffery "Mac" McWaine*, Leslie Feth*

The NV Statewide Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Coalition Steering Committee plays a pivotal role in guiding the present and future priority areas and objectives.  This year's Steering Committee is a group of experts in their field and community leaders working together to achieve change and make a significant difference in the lives of families
 
Please help in recruiting new members that can support the mission.  Attached is a membership form .
  *New Steering Committee member
Join Upcoming Activities
Nurse Family Partnership Graduation
October 8, 2015 from 1-4pm
710 W. Lake Mead Blvd.
North Las Vegas, NV 89030

5th Annual 'A Time for Remembrance' Ceremony 
October 11, 2015 from 1-3pm
Idlewild Park in Snowflake Pavilion

The Southern NV Breastfeeding Coalition Fall Education Event
October 13, 2015 from 9am-3pm
The cost is $35 for SNBC members and students and $50 for non-members.

Health Webinar Series: Breastfeeding Exposed!
October 13, 2015 at 1pm
This webinar will explore how ultrasound, nanotechnology, microbiome studies, infant MRI and other investigative tools are answering 'old' questions regarding lactation.

Tobacco Intervention Skills Program
October 15, 2015 
Basic Tobacco Intervention Skills Certification for MCH 
October 16, 2015
INSTRUCTOR Basic Tobacco Intervention Skills Certification for MCH
October 17, 2015
Instructional Specialist Certification

2015 NAMI Nevada Annual Conference
October 16, 2015
Las Vegas, NV


In person presentations will take place at the Innevation Center in Las Vegas, NV with a video-conferenced location at Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno.  General Admission (no contact hours) - $25, CE hours - $50, CME hours - $75. Fees include continental breakfast, lunch, and other refreshments.  
Registration deadline is  Sunday, November 1, 2015. 
  Registration is required:   Las Vegas Registration - Reno Registration

Register TODAY  and have the opportunity to choose from 30 workshop sessions and more than 40 speakers over the two days covering an array of topics including:
Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Diversity
Immunizations
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
Youth Mental Health First Aid 
And more!
  
  Continuing education credits are available and attendees have the opportunity to earn 13+ units between the two days. For more information or to register, visit the Nevada Health Conference online
 
Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) Training Course and Exam
February 22-26, 2016
Reno, NV


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