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Women Veteran Health Expo - Birmingham

  • Samford University School of Business 800 Lakeshore Drive Birmingham, AL 35229 United States (map)

Women Veteran Health Expo
March 15, 2018
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Samford University School of Business
Room 400
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229

 Are you a military woman or woman Veteran?
Do you serve/care for military women or women Veterans?

Then this Expo is for you!

Come hear from women Veterans and experts in the field as they discuss the following topics:

  • Women Veterans' health needs
  • Re-intergration challenges
  • Suicide prevention
  • Violence against women Veterans 
  • Chronic pain/chronic narcotics 
  • Stress Effects
  • Stress Management 

Why the Women Veteran Health Expo?

  • Increase the awareness of women Veteran issues
  • Learn about what works well and what doesn't in our state
  • Discuss what changes are needed to improve the health of women Veterans

What will it offer?

  • Presentations and panel discussions from women Veterans and experts in the field 
  • Exhibitors with free resources, information and education 

Who will be there?

  • Military women
  • Women Veterans
  • Physicians 
  • Psychologists 
  • Nurses
  • Social workers
  • Pharmacists 
  • Clinical and administrative leaders 
  • Community liaisons 
  • VA medical centers 
  • State health departments
  • Veteran Service Organizations - INCLUDING SSV!
  • Universities
  • Nonprofit and community agencies 
  • AL Department of Veterans Affairs
  • and more...

Who are organizers and supporters?

  • Organizers 
    • AlaVetNet
    • Birmingham VA Medical Center's Women's Health Program
    • Alabama Department of Mental Health 
    • Alabama Department of Public Health 
  • Supporters
    • Disabled American Veterans

Where can I park?

Registration will be accommodated on site from 7-8 a.m., but pre-registration is suggested.


Event Contact: 
Joan Jackson
ijmcguir@samford.edu
(205) 726-2722