Public Health Council — Upcoming Events

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PHC Annual Board of Directors Meeting &
PHC Membership Meeting

November 17, 2017, 8:30 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

The agenda will open with a networking breakfast, followed by an address by a guest speaker, and wrap up with a public, business meeting of the Public Health Council Board of Directors.


PHC Membership Meeting

October 20, 2017, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Agenda To Include: Partner Sharing; To Be Determined; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

September 15, 2017, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Agenda To Include: Partner Sharing; To Be Determined; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

August 18, 2017, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Agenda To Include: Partner Sharing; To Be Determined; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

June 16, 2017, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Agenda To Include: Partner Sharing; The Jack Byrne Palliative Care Center; and Working Group Updates.


Next PHC Membership Meeting

May 19, 2017, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Agenda To Include: Partner Sharing; Mental Health Parity by NH Insurance Department; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

March 17, 2017, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Agenda To Include: Partner Sharing; Mascoma Community Health Center Update; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Annual Board of Directors Meeting &
PHC Membership Meeting

January 20, 2017, 8:30 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

The agenda will open with a networking breakfast, followed by an address by guest speaker Tym Rourke, and wrap up with a public, business meeting of the Public Health Council Board of Directors.

The Promise of Recovery: Communities and Building a Culture of Health
By Tym Rourke, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

The nation’s opiate epidemic continues to ravage families across the US, including and especially in New Hampshire. However, progress in addressing this public health crisis is being met by community-driven action involving a cross-sector of stakeholders. Lessons learned can not only support continued progress on substance use disorders, but help drive efforts around the social determinants of health. In his address, Tym Rourke will provide an overview of how Systems of Care and coalition science are being leveraged to address the substance use epidemic, with guidance on the way forward for this and other healthcare challenges currently affecting community.

Tym is Director of Substance Use Disorders Grantmaking with the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. Tym manages the foundation’s second-largest portfolio of funds, which is dedicated to addressing substance use disorders in New Hampshire. Tym has over 18 years’ experience in the Substance Use Disorders field, and currently serves as Chair of the New Hampshire Governor’s Commission on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention, Treatment and Recovery. Prior to that Tym was the Executive Director of the Makin It Happen Coalition. Tym is a 2012 recipient of the Terrance Keenan Fellowship for Leaders in Health Philanthropy from Grantmakers in Health. He has a Masters Degree in Intermodal Expressive Art Therapy from Lesley University.


PHC Annual Board of Directors Meeting &
PHC Membership Meeting

January 20, 2017, 8:30 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

The agenda will open with a networking breakfast, followed by an address by guest speaker Tym Rourke, and wrap up with a public, business meeting of the Public Health Council Board of Directors.

The Promise of Recovery: Communities and Building a Culture of Health
By Tym Rourke, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

The nation’s opiate epidemic continues to ravage families across the US, including and especially in New Hampshire. However, progress in addressing this public health crisis is being met by community-driven action involving a cross-sector of stakeholders. Lessons learned can not only support continued progress on substance use disorders, but help drive efforts around the social determinants of health. In his address, Tym Rourke will provide an overview of how Systems of Care and coalition science are being leveraged to address the substance use epidemic, with guidance on the way forward for this and other healthcare challenges currently affecting community.

Tym is Director of Substance Use Disorders Grantmaking with the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. Tym manages the foundation’s second-largest portfolio of funds, which is dedicated to addressing substance use disorders in New Hampshire. Tym has over 18 years’ experience in the Substance Use Disorders field, and currently serves as Chair of the New Hampshire Governor’s Commission on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention, Treatment and Recovery. Prior to that Tym was the Executive Director of the Makin It Happen Coalition. Tym is a 2012 recipient of the Terrance Keenan Fellowship for Leaders in Health Philanthropy from Grantmakers in Health. He has a Masters Degree in Intermodal Expressive Art Therapy from Lesley University.


PHC Membership Meeting

November 18, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Notes! Agenda Included: Upper Valley Medical Reserve Corps Presentation; Healthy Upper Valley Proposal by Sally Kraft, MD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

October 21, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Notes! Agenda Included: PARTNER Survey Results; Preview of Marijuana Social Norms Campaign; Prescription Medication Resource Guide; PHC Organizational Update; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

September 16, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Notes! Agenda Included: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Community Health Improvement Plan: FY17-FY19; and Working Group Updates.


PHC Membership Meeting

August 19, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

Notes! Agenda Included: Working Groups and Project Updates (including Hypertherm HOPE Foundation Opioid Prevention Project, Drugs Over Dinner Project), an introduction to Social Impact Practicums at Dartmouth, and more.


PHC Membership Meeting

June 17, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

NOTES! Agenda Included: Working Groups and Project Updates, PHC Marketing Work, and a presentation about NHHealthCost.org.


PHC Membership Meeting

May 20, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

NOTES! Agenda Included: PHC Marketing Work, Building Working Groups Up and Out, Project Updates, Update on 1115 Waiver Application, Special Needs Alliance (to share information about the Alliance and impact of “inclusivity rules” on community programs)


PHC Membership Meeting

March 18, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Auditorium, Hypertherm, 71 Heater Road, Lebanon.

NOTES! Agenda Included: Executive Team Development, Building Workgroups Up and Out, Project Updates


PHC Membership Meeting

January 22, 2016, 9 to 11 am

Group Room, RAMCCC, 5 Alice Peck Day Drive, Lebanon, NH

NOTES! The agenda for this meeting included Executive Team Development, Building Workgroups Up and Out, and Project Updates.

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