NAO Update
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April 15, 2013

1. From the Executive Director's Desk
Greetings! Later this week you will see a special message from Rob Trachtenberg regarding the recent NAO conference. Have a great week! Thanks!

2. Message from the President
What a week!!! Let me express my gratitude and congratulations to the NAO Executive Committee, Board, Executive Director, Planning Committee, and all those responsible for delivering an impressive and successful conference. Early feedback indicates that we hit a home run with session topics, panelists, and timely information. Much more to come, stay tuned!

3.From A-TrACC
VMH Webinar 311T-A: Issues of Women Returning from Combat led by Lieutenant Commander Erin M. Simmons, PhD, a US Navy Clinical Psychologist. Women military service members returning from deployment to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan face gender-specific readjustment issues as they transition back to their local communities. This webinar will provide an overview of the mental health concerns of women veterans within the context of military culture, gender-specific roles, available support resources, and effective treatments.

April 25, 3 to 4 pm EST. Register

4. Don't Forget to Order Your National AHEC Annual Reports and Brochures
The 2012 NAO Annual Report and 2013 update of the NAO Brochure are available. Order your copies! Click here for the order form.

5. Reminder: Latest Journal of the National AHEC Organization Online: Collaborative Educational Innovations
The Editorial Board of the Journal of the National AHEC Organization is proud to let you know that the publication is now online. Go to and find the 2013 issue or simply click here.


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