2013 HIV OUTREACH & CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
Presented by the Texas HIV Connection, a division of the Workers Assistance Program, Inc.,
Funded by the Texas Department of State Health Services, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Division
Join us for the 2nd Annual HIV Outreach and HEI Case Management Conference to be held August 4-7, 2013 at the Omni Southpark in Austin, Texas. Coordinated by Texas HIV Connection and DSHS MHSA, this conference provides an opportunity to tackle the major obstacles and trends in HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment. Conference speakers, presenters, and roundtable leaders will offer educational opportunities that showcase tools and techniques to more effectively help stop the spread of HIV/AIDS. There will be networking opportunities and evening events for conference attendees.
If you will be staying at the Omni Southpark during the 2013 HIV Outreach & HEI Case Management Conference, use this link to reserve your room at the hotel for the rate of $85/single or $115/double. http://www.omnihotels.com/FindAHotel/AustinSouthpark/MeetingFacilities/HIVHEIConference8.aspx
CALL FOR PRESENTATION PROPOSAL
Speakers are invited to submit a proposal to present at the 2013 HIV Outreach & HEI Case Management Conference. Presentations should address a subject pertaining to HIV outreach, prevention, case management, or mental health or substance abuse.
Proposals must be received by May 31, 2013. Speakers will be notified of their selection by June 7, 2013. Only online proposals will be considered.
Please visit http://www.statewidetraining.org/licenser to apply.
A variety of scholarships are available. We are looking for individuals to perform duties as roundtable leaders and workshop monitors. The deadline to submit scholarship applications is June 7, 2013. Those awarded any of the above duties and scholarships will be notified by June 14, 2013.
THE DAN RAWLINS OUTREACH WORKER OF THE YEAR AWARD & SCHOLARSHIP
To apply for any of the above scholarships online, please visit: http://www.statewidetraining.org/forms/14/Outreach_Scholarship/
This special scholarship has been established to honor Dan Rawlins's dedication to the practice of street outreach. The annual recipient of this award will receive the only FULL scholarship available to attend this Conference, including a waived conference fee, travel, transportation, accommodations, and per diem expenses. They will also be honored at the conference and awarded a plaque in recognition of being chosen to receive this prestigious award.
For more info on Dan Rawlins, please go to: http://www.hivconnection.org/dan_rawlins.html
The deadline to apply for the Dan Rawlins Award and Scholarship is June 14, 2013. Submissions are reviewed and scored by blind panels, and the winner will be notified by June 18th, 2013.
To apply or nominate someone you know for this prestigious award and scholarship online, please visit: http://www.statewidetraining.org/danrawlins/