Research Alert: January 5, 2021

Webinar: Using Rural Health Research to Inform Health Policy

Date: Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Time: 11:00 am Pacific, 12:00 pm Mountain, 1:00 pm Central, 2:00 pm Eastern
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes
Zoom Link:

The webinar is free, no registration is required, but participation is limited to the first 500 to log-on that day. If the webinar reaches capacity, you will be able to access the recording, archived on the Gateway website.

About the Webinar

The team at the Rural Health Research Gateway is partnering with the National Rural Health Association to offer a conversation around where to find, and how to use, rural health research when working with members of Congress and the Executive Branch. This free, one-hour webinar will:

  • Provide information on where to find free rural health research
  • Identify pressing topics in rural health policy
  • Describe how to use research when educating members of congress and other policymakers
  • Offer a free resource on how to develop policy briefs, infographics, and fact sheets


Shawnda Schroeder, PhD
Director, Associate Professor of Research
Rural Health Research Gateway

Carrie Cochran-McClain, MPA
Vice President of Government Affairs and Policy
National Rural Health Association