Welcome Back!

Rosemary Caron, Ph.D., M.P.H., Professor of Health Management and Policy, is delighted to rejoin the NH-ME LEND faculty after a three-year hiatus while she served as department chair. She has high praises for the opportunity to work with the interdisciplinary group of LEND faculty and trainees and to contribute to the high-quality of the training experiences. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of New Hampshire, Rosemary worked for more than a decade as a public health practitioner in both the public and private sectors.

NH-ME LEND Welcomes the 2018-2019 Cohort of Trainees!

The NH-ME LEND program welcomed the newest cohort of 24 trainees, 18 from New Hampshire and 6 from Maine on August 31.  This year’s cohort includes trainees from varied backgrounds, including self-advocates, parents, siblings, and extended family members, as well as those from the fields of community health, communication sciences and disorders, nursing, nutrition, occupational therapy, social policy, sociology, and social work.  Meet this gifted cohort.

ACLU of NH Youth Forum on Race and Racism

The Youth Forum on Race and Racism is interactive, youth-led, and youth-focused with a goal of developing an awareness and understanding about ways to continue changing the narrative around race and racism in New Hampshire and to achieve racial equity in our local communities statewide. The Youth Forum is for high school juniors and seniors, community college, and four-year university students of color and white students. Registration is free and required. The registration deadline is 10/6/18, two weeks in advance of the forum, which takes place on 10/20/18 from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM.