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Abilities in Action Conference and Expo Set for Oct. 3

Conference Focuses on Caring for Individuals with Disabilities CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 27, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College will host a one-day, professional conference for human service and healthcare providers who support individuals with disabilities on Wednesday, October 3. The 15th annual Abilities in Action Conference & Expo will take place at Kirkwood’s Linn County Regional Center […]

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Health 411 Conference Set for August 3

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 23, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College’s Health 411: A Conference for Health Professionals will take place Friday, August 3. The one-day event will focus on service animals in the workplace, human trafficking, mental health issues and artificial intelligence. “This conference allows area healthcare providers to get a better grasp on trending topics that […]

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Abilities in Action Conference and Expo Set for Oct. 11

Conference Focuses on Caring for Individuals with Disabilities CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 4, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College will host a one-day, professional conference for human service and healthcare providers who support individuals with disabilities on Wednesday, October 11. The 14th annual Abilities in Action Conference & Expo will take place in a new location – Kirkwood’s […]

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Health 411 Conference Set for August 4

Kirkwood EMT students take part in a medical emergency training session in the fall of 2016. CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 24, 2017)—Kirkwood Community College’s Health 411: A Conference for Health Professionals will take place Friday, August 4. The one-day event will focus on addiction, concussions, telemedicine and vision therapy. Conference Coordinator Laura Daman explained, “This […]

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Workshop Helps in Identifying Mental Health Issues

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 6, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, Dr. Pedro Sanchez-Escobedo, will hold an eight-hour mental health workshop for healthcare providers on June 13 and 14. The workshop is designed to help providers identify underlying mental health issues with illness. The workshop, Basic Mental Health Clinical Skills for Healthcare Practitioners, will meet on […]

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Abilities in Action Conference & Expo Set for October 12

Expo showcases the latest in adaptive devices and services CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 21, 2016)-The Abilities in Action Conference & Expo will take place Wednesday, October 12, at Kirkwood Training and Outreach Services, 3375 Armar Drive in Marion. The conference is for health professionals working in the disability field. Kirkwood has held the Abilities in […]

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