2023 National Rural Health Day Event

The Power of Rural in Action: CDC and State Strategies for Rural Health

Be informed and inspired as we explore strategies at both the state and national levels to enhance the well-being of rural Americans. Hear directly from the newly established CDC Office of Rural Health about their mission and vision. Plus, don’t miss inspiring case studies from the field featuring transformative work in Texas and Virginia.

Watch the Replay

If you missed this year’s  event, watch the replay below:


Diane Hall, PhD, MSEd 

Director, Office of Rural Health 

National Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Public Health Infrastructure and Workforce 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

Eva Cruz 

Rural Health Specialist 

State Office of Rural Health 

Texas Department of Agriculture 

Fern Christian

Program Manager

CDC Virginia Rural Response & Relief Program

Virginia State Office of Rural Health

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