Date: Friday, March 14, 2014
Time: Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Conference begins at 9 a.m.
Conference ends at 4:30 p.m.
Location: Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center
University of Central Arkansas
201 Donaghey Ave.
Conway, AR 72035-5003
Fee: $100 - Professional registration - includes access to all sessions, lunch,
free CEUs for CHES/MCHES and CPHE, AR SOPHE membership.
$25 - Student registration (must be a full-time student) - includes access to all
sessions, lunch and AR SOPHE student membership.
Deadline: March 9 (payment does not need to be received by this date, but the registration
form needs to be returned.)
Speaker: Jeffrey Goodman, MPH
Chair, Policy and Advocacy, Society for Public Health Education
Presentation: "Opportunities and Challenges for Health Educators Under the
ACA: Maximizing the Role of Health Education Specialists"
Agenda: Coming Soon!
CEUs: CHES/MCHES: An application has been submitted for Category I Continuing
Education Contact Hours (CECH) to award Certified Health Education Specialists
(CHES) up to 5 hours and Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES)
up to 5 hours. SOPHE, including its chapters, is a designated multiple event provider
of CECHs by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.
Prevention Specialists: An application has also been made to the Arkansas
Prevention Certification Board to provide five hours for Prevention Specialists.
Nurses: Application has been made for nursing credit; The UAMS Center for Rural
Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Certificates of Attendance will be available for teachers, social workers and other