What Health Care Providers Need to Know about Veterans

Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Richard H. Carmona will introduce the program

Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS
17th Surgeon General of the United States
Distinguished Professor of Public Health,
UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
Vice Chairman, Canyon Ranch

TOPIC: "What Health Care Providers Need to Know about Veterans"

  • How does military life and deployment make veterans different from the civilians you care for?
  • How might you serve them better?

Mental Health counselors will discuss the psychological and social problems faced by returning veterans and veterans will discuss their military lives and deployments.

Contact: Kris Carlson at kris18d@email.arizona.edu