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The 16th Annual AzCHOW Conference: "Creating Healthier Communities in Arizona: CHWs Leading The Way"

The AzCHOW conference is the signature event for the Community Health Worker (CHW) workforce in Arizona. Community Health Workers are a vital workforce in today's healthcare system: we connect patients to care, improve health service delivery, and advocate for vulnerable populations in our state. AzCHOW's annual conference strengthens the CHW workforce by providing training, building professional capacity and sharing knowledge about the pressing health issues facing Arizona's communities.



The following agenda will be updated soon and posted at . The general schedule is as follows:

Thursday, June 20th

  • Registration: 7:00am

  • Pre-Workshop Training: 8:00am-11:30am Arizona Center for Rural Health, CHWs Addressing the Opioids Epidemic in Arizona and Arizona Center on Aging: CHWs Addressing Opioids in Older Adults

  • Luncheon/Keynote Speaker

  • Conference Presentations: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Friday, June 21st

  • Breakfast: 7:00am-8:00am

  • Conference Presentations: 8:00am-11:00am

  • Award Luncheon: Joel Meister CHW and CHW Organization of the Year Awards 11:00am-12:30pm

  • Closing Speaker: 12:30pm-1:00pm


The AzCHOW Conference will take place at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Tucson: Reid Park, 445 S Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711

A block of rooms has been reserved from June 16, 2019 - June 23, 2019 just in case you would like to enjoy beautiful Tucson a few days be for and after the conference!

The special room rate will be available until May 28th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Book by May 28th to reserve your room! For room reservations please call (520)881-4200 or

Click on the link below:

See you at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel