Sessions from the 2020 conference are archived on our GoToWebinar Channel.

The 2021 conference will be in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, November 17th - 19th 2021.

Become a member to receive updates and other benefits as we plan the 2021 conference. Link to Member Benefits.

Below is 2020 agenda and program information to provide an idea of what is offered each year.

26th Annual Conference 
November 18 - 20, 2020

Ways to Win:

  • Swag BoxRegister by October 30th to receive your "Rural Resilient" t-shirt and gifts from sponsors. (Limit 300 )
  • Poster ContestSubmit your research poster by November 2nd for a chance to win $50. For divisions and rules, click here.
  • Photo ContestOur annual photo contest is back! Submit your photo by November 6th for a chance to win! For details click here.
  • Door Prizes Great conferences have prizes! Prizes will be offered after each session. Drawings will be held for most sessions attended and most engaged.

Continuing Education Units

  • This program has been reviewed and approved for a maximum of 2.1 Continuing Education Units (CEU) by the Office of Professional Development at East Tennessee State University.
  • Nursing: Maximum Nursing Contact Hours Available for Pre-conference sessions & Conference: 21.00
  • Social Worker Hours - Approved for 19 CEUS (all agenda except Membership meeting and Broadband sessions on November 20th)