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164 Scranton Carbondale Hwy
Archbald, PA 18403

Phone Number
(570) 209-9644

Email
info@nepa-ahec.org


Conferences & Events

Aligning Real-world Practice to Evidence-Based Care for Weight-Focused T2D Management

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The Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center, Clinical Care Options, and Practicing Clinicians Exchange cordially invite you to attend a CME/CE-certified live webinar titled, “Shifting the Focus of T2D Management to Incorporate Weight Loss.” This activity will improve the knowledge, competence, and performance of primary care providers to optimize treatment of patients with T2D and overweight/obesity.

Agenda

  • Overview of the etiology of obesity and pathophysiology as it relates to diabetes progression
  • Challenges with long-term weight loss due to multifactorial etiology, metabolic adaptations to weight loss
  • Updates to guidelines and consensus statements regarding weight loss in T2D management
  • Comparison of weight-loss profiles of available T2D treatments
  • Patient case discussions on identifying and resolving barriers to weight loss in T2D management followed by faculty discussion
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    For full accreditation information or Register Here






    Navigating Youth Behavior

    Accessing behavioral health providers has become more challenging as the demand for services grows. To address this, we've teamed up with The Wright Center for Community Health to offer a Virtual Lunch & Learn Series!

  • Sessions will take place on the 3rd Wednesday from 12:00-1:00 PM every other month!
  • Navigating Youth Behavior Save the Date

    Virtual Lunch & Learn Series Schedule

    Session 1 April 17, 2024: The Acute Assessment of Suicidal Ideation in Adolescents

    Session 2 June 19, 2024: Autism Spectrum Disorder: Symptomology and Interventions

    Session 3: September 18, 2024: Practice Update for the Management of ADHD in Primary Care

    Session 4: November 20, 2024: Assessment and Management of Depression in Children and Adolescents in Primary Caret

    Session 5: January 15, 2025: Anxiety

    Session 6: March 19, 2025: Substance Use

    Session 7: May 21, 2025: Trauma-Informed Care

    Session 8: August 20, 2025: Gender Identity and Expression

    Session 9: October 15, 2025: Reducing Shame and Blame

    Session 10: January 14, 2026: Crisis

    Session 11: March 18, 2026: Engaging Families in Behavioral Health Services

    Each session will be submitted to AAFP for 1 CME credit

    Contact Information: For more information, contact Chelsea Wolff or Valerie Williams.
    Email Chelsea Email Valerie

    Register Here






    Healthcare Career & College Exploration Event

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    Thursday, October 3, 2024
    10:00am-2:00pm
    Viewmont Mall, Dickson City

    The Northeast PA Area Health Education Center (NEPA AHEC) has partnered with the Northern Tier Industry & Education Consortium (NTIEC) to plan our 3nd Annual Healthcare Career & College Exploration Event. We are welcoming colleges, universities and healthcare organizations to share their programs and opportunities with high school students, college students and professionals looking to expand their healthcare experience.

    Contact Valerie Williams at 570-209-9644 orEmail Valerie






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    164 Scranton Carbondale Highway
    Archbald, PA 18403

    (570) 209-9644

    northeastpaahec@gmail.com

    info@nepa-ahec.org