In an effort to offer health center personnel remote avenues for continuing education, CHAMPS hosts live, online webcasts specifically designed for Region VIII health centers throughout the year. Please refer to the descriptions for each event for more information about available credit, topics, presenters, etc. Most CHAMPS live distance learning events are FREE for all health centers (Health Center Program Grantees and FQHC Look-Alikes) and Primary Care Associations (PCAs) in Region VIII (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, and WY), including computer link and CE credit, and fees for links to webcasts and/or CE credit may apply for other participants, unless otherwise indicated in the descriptions for each event below. Please visit the Region VIII Health Centers and PCAs page to determine if your organization qualifies for free participation in most live CHAMPS distance learning events. Please visit the Online Archived CHAMPS Distance Learning Events webpage for recordings of past events.
Please click or scroll down to view descriptions of upcoming live CHAMPS Distance Learning Events:
The virtual 2021 NWRPCA/CHAMPS Annual Primary Care Conference will be held on Monday, October 25- Wednesday, October 27, 2021. To review all available details, please visit the CHAMPS Annual Primary Care Conference webpage.
Save the dates for the CHAMPS 2022 Maternal Health Learning Collaborative. This free series was created in partnership with the Denver Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs (IEA-Denver), and will feature speakers from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Mountain Plains Addiction Technology Transfer Center (MPATTC). Health center care team members will discuss the latest in maternal mortality and morbidity data as well as the impact of substance use disorders in new mothers. Screening recommendations, clinical tools and resources, and community programs will be featured. Sessions will be held on the following Thursdays from 11:30AM–1:00PM MT | 12:30–2:00PM CT:
- January 13: Women, Substance Use Disorders, and Stigma
- January 27: Impact of Substance Use Disorders in the Maternal Fetal Dyad
- February 10: Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders
More information is coming soon. Please check back for additional series details and registration.
Please contact the CHAMPS Clinical Quality Improvement Director with any questions.