Toledo, OH (PRWEB) February 23, 2015
Toledo VA to Hold Veteran Mental Health Summit
Northwest Ohio Veteran Mental Health Summit sponsored by the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System & VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic
The goal of the Northwest Ohio Veteran Mental Health Summit is to gather stakeholders in a collaborative environment to facilitate bridging programs and resources to benefit Veterans and their families.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Presentations by VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic Mental Health Clinic Staff and Keynote Presentation by Captain Stacy Krauss, PsyD, U.S. Army.
Community mental health agencies and/or providers interested in attending should contact Leslie Witherell at (567) 225-3739 or via email at leslie(dot)witherell(at)va(dot)gov.
University of Toledo Health Sciences Campus
The Collier Building
1150 East Medical Loop, Room 1000
Media interested in attending should contact the following VA representative to RSVP:
Derek Atkinson, VAAAHS Public Affairs Officer
derek(dot)atkinson(at)va(dot)gov, (734) 548-3451
The opening statements will commence at 9:00 a.m.
About the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Since 1953, the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System (which includes the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center, the VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic [CBOC], the VA Flint CBOC, and the VA Jackson CBOC, as well as the VA Center of Excellence for Practice Management and Outcomes Research) has provided state-of-the-art health care services to the men and women who have proudly served our nation. More than 65,000 Veterans living in a 15-county area of Michigan and northwest Ohio utilized the VAAAHS in fiscal year 2014.The Ann Arbor Medical Center also serves as a referral center for specialty care.
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