Reframe, Refocus, Rebuild
The 2019 Iowa Rural Health Association annual meeting was held in conjunction with the Midwest Rural Agricultural Safety and Health conference. More than 100 leaders from across the region attended the event in Marshalltown, with a special focus on disaster response and recovery. Marshalltown was hit by a tornado in 2018 and the public health implications of that disaster were discussed.
Hosted By: IRHA and the Iowa Center for Ag Safety and Health (I-CASH) worked together to plan and host the 2019 annual meeting.
2020 Annual Meeting: Plans for an in-person event in 2020 are uncertain due to COVID-19. IRHA is in discussions with the Iowa Primary Care Association regarding a possible joint, virtual meeting.
Keynote: The Five Most Important Numbers
Session: Food, Environment, Health