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VCU: Vaccinating Today for More Tomorrows

September 9, 2017 thru September 9, 2017 @
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A FREE Continuing Education Program for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses and Nurse Practitioners about Adolescent Immunizations with a Focus on HPV


Using adolescent immunizations as an example, experts will talk about
effective ways to improve your patients’ health outcomes while having fun increasing your office’s productivity. These experts in their fields will make it easy for you by providing tried-and-true best practices, quality
improvement measures and proven tools.








QUESTIONS? 434.421.3060

Data Visualization Workshop

September 12, 2017 thru September 12, 2017 @
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Use tools and techniques of the US Census Bureau to strengthen your projects with valid, timely data. Extract the information you need, create visual representations of the data, and paint an accurate and meaningful picture of your project.


This training is interactive. Bring your laptop.


Hosted by New College Institute & the West Piedmont Health District


FREE to attend

Longwood at NCI Night

September 13, 2017 thru September 13, 2017 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Come out for this special event as many different groups of Longwood staff will be here to meet with current and prospective students to answer questions.

This will be an ideal event for:

  • any prospective students interested in enrolling in the Longwood elementary/middle school education bachelor’s degree programs or the Longwood Bachelor's in Social Work
  • individuals interested in graduate coursework, recertification, etc.
  • any prospective students interested in enrolling in degree programs on Longwood's main campus in Farmville, VA



Event Contacts: 

Dr. Pam Randall 
(276) 403-5626

Janie Brazier
(276) 403-5639


See the attachment for the event flyer. 

Engaging Martinsville: Lung Cancer Research Results

September 19, 2017 thru September 19, 2017 @
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us at New College Institute for a presentation on a collaborative community research agenda on lung cancer. 



  • “Defining the issue, lung cancer statistics in Martinsville/Henry County”, by: Sharon Ortiz-Garcia
  • “Advances in early detection of lung cancer”, by 
  • Dr. Michael Boyd, Pulmonologist
  • "Creating a lung cancer research agenda with the community in mind”, by Engaging Martinsville team



Date:  Tuesday, September 19, 2017 

Time:  3:00p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location:  New College Institute
191 Fayette Street, Martinsville 
Lecture Hall A

Non-Credit Lecture

September 20, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM

Non-Credit Lecture

"The World's Largest Snake"

Spraker:  Alexander Hastings


To register, contact Steve Keyser 276-403-5612

Legal Prescriptions and Heroin Addictions: A Community Conversation

September 21, 2017 thru September 21, 2017 @
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

What is an opiate?  Do you know the difference between an opiate and a painkiller?  Opiate abuse is a national, state and local epidemic and it’s hitting hard right here in our area.  Join us for a free, educational event regarding this concern within our community.   This will include a screening of the documentary “Heroin:  The Hardest Hit” followed by a community discussion.  


RSVP Not Required. 

For more information please call: 

(276) 632-4037