Registration Fee

Full Conference: Free for Title X Providers
One-Day Only: Free for Title X Providers
Continuing Education: Free for Title X Providers

Continuing Education Credits offered


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Upcoming Dates & Locations

September 16-17-2020

Delta Hotels Kalamazoo Conference Center
2747 S 11th St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 375-6000

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Overnight Accommodations
There is a hotel block available to participants at the rate of $85.00 (plus applicable taxes and fees) per night. All participants are responsible for their hotel costs, fees, taxes, etc. All participants are responsible for their own reservations. Please call and use the room block code: Family Planning Update by August 26, 2020.

Exhibitor Opportunities

Exhibitor Opportunities Available
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Continuing Education opportunities are available in the areas of Nursing, Physician Assistants, Health Educators (CHES), and Social Work. A Certificate of Attendance with educational hours is also available. If more information is needed, please contact
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All participants registering in advance will receive a confirmation letter, including a map and directions. If you do not receive a confirmation letter one week prior to the event, please contact MPHI at (517) 324-8330.
Substitutions are encouraged and preferred.
Cancellations will only be considered when received in writing. Telephone requests will not be honored.
Cancellations received 30 or more calendar days prior to the event start date will be honored. If payment has been received a refund will be issued.
No refunds will be issued for cancellations received less than 30 calendar days prior to the event start date and all unpaid invoices will be due in full.
No refunds will be issued for no-shows and all unpaid invoices will be due in full. Please email your cancellation requests to: Email:

The full policy is available for you to read during the registration process under "Terms and Conditions" prior to submitting your registration.

Please Note: Due to flu season, we ask that if you experience any symptoms related to the flu, please stay home and do not attend the event. Contact MPHI either by phone or email if you will not be attending. To learn more about the flu and what you can do, please visit or call (800) 232-4636.

Archived Resources

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Welcome - Title X - 40 Years of Survival
Dawn Shanafelt

Opening Keynote: Patient-Centered and Justice-Informed Contraceptive Counseling
Dr. Christine Dehlendorf

101: Ask the Doctor
Dr. Brent Davidson

103: What's New in the BCCCNP and in Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening?
E.J. Siegl

Lunch Keynote: Reproductive Coercion: Addressing Links Between Violence and Women's Health
Heather McCauley

201: Patient-Centered Approaches to the CDC MEC and SPR
Dr. Christine Dehlendorf

202: Title X - Mandated Reporting, Minor Consent Refresher Course
Eric Hendricks

203: Partners are Patients Too!
Amy Peterson

301 Queering Prevention: Reducing Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Assault among LGBTQ Adolescents and Young Adults
Heather McCauley

302: Title X - Mandated Reporting, Minor Consent Refresher Course
Eric Hendricks

303: What's New on Your Trusted Source for Training and Resources to Support High-Quality Family Planning Services
Megan Hiltner

Opening Keynote Day 2: Patient Centered Reproductive Goals and Contraception Counseling
PATH Flow Chart
PATH Palm Card
Preconception Checklist
Patty Cason

401: "Did I hear you say?" Applying Patient Centered Reproductive Goals and Contraception Counseling Skills Practice
Patty Cason; Sue Montei; Linda Gregg; Janet Isabell

402: Partner Notification: Using Social Media to Improve Outcomes for Teens Exposed to Syphilis
Bry Fryczynski; Christine Convery

403: Nurse's Role in Gender Non-Conforming Care
Kim Sutter; Melissa Haworth

Closing Keynote: Contraceptive Counseling and Fertility Awareness
Dr. Brent Davidson
Welcome Presentation - Lynette Biery
Contraception Update: National Standards and New Opportunities - Dr. Brent Davidson
101 - The Doctor Is In - Dr. Brent Davidson
102A - Merging Family Planning and STD Programs Update One Year Later - Connie Kross
102A - Public Health, Primary Care and Behavioral Health Integration One Year Later - Michelle Klein
103A - Clean Air for a Healthy Family: Helping your Clients Quit Tobacco - Karen Brown
103B - Motivational Interviewing: Joining and Engaging, Increasing Participation, Improving Behaviors, Mastering Resistance - Mark Lowis
Protecting Sexually Active Teens Requires More than a Trojan: Understanding Risk and Using Technology to Support Behavior Change - Jennifer Salerno
201 - What’s New in Breast and Cervical Cancer? - Ann Garvin
202 - The New Health Care Agenda and What it Means for Family Planning - Jessica Marcella
301 - Decisions, Decisions, Decisions: Clinical Cases - Sue Montei, Linda Gregg, and Janet Isabell
302A - Community Participation, Education and Project Promotion in Title X - Darin McMillan
Clinical Practicum - Male Exam - Dr. David Bell
Preconception Health & Health Care Initiative: “Show Your Love Today” Program – Nationally Elevating Local Work - Suzanne Woodward and Janis Biermann
401 - Fast Track Your PrEP Knowledge - Jonathan Fritz
402 - Breaking Up with the “Cookie Cutter” Approach to Preconception Messages - Suzanne Woodward
403 - Working Alongside Medicaid Health Plans - Rachel Copeland and Debra Darling
Substance Use: Where Do We Begin? - Sara Paxton
Name That Street Drug! (with answers)
Engaging Young Men in Sexual and Reproductive Health Services - Dr. David Bell
A Review of LILETTA