Past Dates & Locations

October 17-18, 2019

Crowne Plaza Lansing West
925 S. Creyts Rd.
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 323-7100

Continuing Education opportunities are available. A Certificate of Attendance with educational hours is also available. If more information is needed, please contact
Rebecca Battjes, MPH; St. John Hospital & Medical
Tom Bissonnette; State of Michigan Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Kayleigh Blaney, MPH; Oakland County Health Division
Amanda Glover, MBA, CNC; Serendipity Nutrition and Wellness Group
Amy Huff; RN; Hazel I Findlay Country Manor
Kathy Lobert, MSA, BS, RN; Spectrum Health Kelsy
Amy Lyons, RN, BSN, MS, CIC; Ann Arbor VA Healthcare
Fatima Mamou, MPH; Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Steve McGraw, MD; Hatzalah of Michigan
Sarah McNamara, MPH, MT(ASCP); Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Noreen Mollon, MS, CIC; Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Chau Nguyen, MS, CIC; Spectrum Health
Pamela Pantones, MA; Indiana State Department of Health
Payal Patel, MD, MPH; University of Michigan
Ellie Ray, MPH; Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Rachel Sams, RN, BA, BSN, MPH, CIC; Ascension Borgett
All participants registering in advance will receive a confirmation email, 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

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