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Upcoming Events

Since health care continually changes, TORCH responds to fluctuating conditions by developing and providing educational programs on an as needed basis. Check out our list of upcoming events. You can also obtain information on most events by calling (512) 615-6273 or contact Rose Valenzuela.

2017 Calendar of Events

Advocacy Days
February 20-21, 2017
Austin Radisson Hotel & Suites, Downtown Austin, TX

TORCH Annual Conference & Trade Show
April 18-20, 2017
Dallas Hyatt Regency, Dallas, TX

Critical Access Conference (CAH)
June 27-28, 2017
Hyatt Lost Pines, Bastrop, TX

Texas Association of Rural Health Clinics(TARHC)
July 26-28, 2017
Austin Omni Downtown, Austin, TX

Northwest Texas Hospital Assocation(NWTHA)
August 9-11, 2017
TownePlace Suites, Abilene, TX

TORCH Leadership & Management Institute (TLMI) Conference and Retreat
September 14-15, 2017
Horseshoe Bay Resort & Spa, Horseshoe Bay, TX

2017 TORCH Board Meeting Dates

March 2-3, 2017
Gruene, TX

July 13-14, 2017
The Hanger Hotel, Fredericksburg, TX

November 2-3, 2017
YO Ranch and Conference Center, Kerrville, TX




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Short On Staff: Nursing Crisis Strains U.S. Hospitals

Gone To Texas: Migration

West Texas' Rural Values 'Under Assault' Lawmaker Says

Happy National Rural Health Day from TORCH!