Find a Videoconference Site Near You

As sites register for the Videoconference, they will be listed on this page, along with contact information. The following satellite downlink sites have registered to date:

Newly-registered sites not yet listed below

Find your state


If you do not find a site near you, contact your nearest college, university, or health organization, and encourage them to become a downlink site.   There is no site fee this year.  To be a site, an organization must have a settable antenna that can receive satellite SBS6 ku-band (SBS6 is located at 74 degrees) and must designate someone to serve as a site facilitator.


Guide to the Videoconference website
Videoconference announcement
Overview of the Videoconference
Videoconference agenda and speakers
Information for satellite downlink sites
Information for site facilitators
Credits, acknowledgements, sponsorship
Return to the Minority Health home page 

Alabama through Mississippi
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  • NC (Asheville):   Mountain Area Health Education Center
    Viewing location: 501 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 (Teleconference Room)
    Site facilitator: Jennifer E. Atkinson,, 828-257-4454, fax: 828-258-2097

  • NC (Chapel Hill):   UNC School of Public Health, Pittsboro St or Columbia St
    Viewing locations: Mayes Telecommunications Center and Rosenau Auditorium Further information available on-line or from

  • NC (Durham):   NC Central University
    Viewing location: Teleclass room, Shepard library 3rd floor
    Site facilitator: Wanda Parker McIver,, 919-530-5299, 919-560-5322 (fax)

  • NC (Greensboro):   Bennett College
    Viewing location: Bennett College Telecommunications Network, Shell Hall B
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Tonya Monroe McMannen,, 336-370-8709, fax: 336-841-8097

  • NC (Greensboro):   University of North Carolina Greensboro, GIFTTS Office
    Viewing location: UNCG, McNutt Building, McNutt Building, Room 11
    Site facilitator: Margaret B. Arbuckle,, 336-334-4779, 336-334-4779 (fax)

  • NC (Greenville):   Office of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Education- East Carolina University
    Viewing location: Brody School of Medicine East Carolina University, Room 2E100
    (Not open to the public)
    Registration fee
    Site facilitator: Annette Grady Greer,, 252-816-2607, 252-816-3079 (fax)

  • NC (Winston-Salem):   Winston-Salem State University
    Dr. Betty Alexander,, 336-750-2650, fax: 336 750-2652

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  • NE (Kearney):   University of Nebraska at Kearney
    Viewing location: Communication Center Building, Room 241
    Site facilitator: Carol Larson,, 308-865-8065, fax: 308-865-8064

  • NE (Lincoln):   Bryan LGH Medical Center
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Bruce Eric Thiel,, (402)481-8920, (402)481-8009 (fax)

  • NE (Lincoln):   Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department
    3140 N Street, Room 26
    Kathy Cook,, 402-441-8092, 402-441-8323 (fax)

  • NE (Lincoln):   Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services System
    Viewing location: 301 Centennial Mall South, Conference Room NSOB
    Site facilitator: Shirley Schoening,, 402-471-0101, fax: 402-471-0913

  • NE (Omaha):   University of Nebraska Medical Center
    Three viewing locations:
    • (Omaha) College of Nursing, Cooper Auditorium - Rm. 1010
    • (Scottsbluff) Panhandle Station, Room 201
    • (Lincoln) Benton Basement
    Site facilitator: Carly Crim,, 402-559-4360, 402-449-4303 (fax)

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  • NH (Hanover):   Dartmouth Medical School
    Viewing location: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Videoconference Room - Level Two
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Mary R Burns,, 603-650-1162, 603-650-1996 (fax)

  • NH (Manchester):   Manchester Health Department
    Site facilitator: Rich Thomas DiPentima,, 603 624-6466, ext. 339, 603 628-6004 (fax)

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  • NJ (Pomona):   Richard Stockton College
    Viewing location: Media Resource Center
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Ron Lee Caplan,, 609-652-4567, 609-652-4858 (fax)

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  • NM (Santa Fe):   New Mexico Department of Health
    Site Facilitator: Doris Fields,, 505-827-2331, 505-827-2329 (fax)

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  • NV (Reno):   University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Mary P. Spoon,, 775-784-4848, 775-784-4881 (fax)

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  • NY (Albany):   Office of Emerging Majorities - NYS Health Department
    Viewing locations (downloading two days only):
    • June 12- David Axelrod Institute, 120 New Scotland Ave, Albany NY 12208 (Monday only)
    • June 16 - WIC Training Center, 8 Executive Park Drive (Stuyvesant Ave), Albany NY
    Site facilitator: Michael A Acosta,, 518-474-2180, fax: 518-473-8389

  • NY (Vestal/Binghamton):   Decker School of Nursing, Binghamton University
    Viewing location: Public Service Program Center
    Site facilitator: Danielle Belliveau,, 607-777-2610, 607-777-4440 (fax)

  • NY (Garden City):   Nassau County Department of Health
    Viewing location: Nassau Community College, Room 1212, Garden City
    Lita Molof,, 516-571-1669, fax: 516-571-3369

  • NY (NYC):   Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University
    Moira D. Walter,, 212-305-0541

  • NY (Rensselaer):   State University of New York at Albany School of Public Health
    Viewing location: School of Public Health Auditorium, 1 University Place, Rensselaer NY
    Site facilitator: Katarina Holbrook,, 518- 402-0336, 518-402-0329 (fax)

  • NY (Rochester):   Monroe Community College
    (Not open to the public - taping only)
    Site facilitator: Roxanne L. Saxton,, 716-292-2467, 716-427-2749 (fax)

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  • OK (Oklahoma City):   The University of Oklahoma College of Public Health
    801 Northeast 13th St., PO Box 26901
    (Robert M. Byrd Library, Robert M. Byrd Library Auditorium)
    Site Facilitator: Kathryn E. Adkins,, 405-271-2232, 405-271-3039 (fax)

  • OK (Tulsa):   Oklahoma Area Health Education Center/Northeast Oklahoma Area Health Education Center
    Viewing location: Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Room #107
    Site facilitator: Pat Fitzgerald,, 918-595-8402, fax: 918-595-8406

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  • OR (Eugene):   Oregon Research Institute and Univ of Oregon Dept of Psychology
    Roberta Rekdahl,, 541-484-2123, 541-484-1108 (fax)
    Viewing location: University of Oregon Instructional Media Services, Knight Library (basement), 1501 Kincaid, Eugene, OR 97403

  • OR (The Dalles):   Columbia Gorge Community College
    Viewing location: Building One, Room 1.262 Site facilitator: Linda L. Quackenbush,, (541)298-3101, (541)298-3104 (fax)

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  • PA (Pittsburgh):   Center for Minority Health, University of Pittsburgh
    Viewing location: Graduate School of Public Health, G-23 Auditorium
    Site facilitator: Dr. Angela Ford,, 412-624-3402

  • PA (Pittsburgh):   RTN
    Viewing location: Various RTN subscribers, n/a
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Tracey A. Grieco,, 412-826-3555 (fax)

  • PA (West Chester):   Chester Health Department
    Viewing location: Government Services Center, Conference Room 293
    Site facilitator: Michael V. Porter,, 610-344-4666, 610-344-6727 (fax)

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  • RI (Providence):   Rhode Island Department of Health
    Christine Goulette,

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  • SC (Charleston):   Health Communications Network
    173 Ashley Avenue, 102BSB
    Medical University of SC, BSB Room 100/June 16 BSB 402
    Deyi Zheng,, 843-876-1147, 843-876-1126 (fax)

  • SC (Charleston):   Medical University of South Carolina, and
    Nancy Johnston Doffin,, 843-792-8587

  • SC (Columbia):   Office of Minority Health, SC Dept. of Health and Environmental Control
    Two viewing locations:
    • SC DHEC Central Office, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201, Peeples Auditorium & Conference Room 1A
    • Heritage Bldg, 1777 St Julian Place,
    Site facilitator: Shauna P Dominic,, (803)898-3344, fax: (803)898-3810

  • SC (Columbia):   University of South Carolina College of Nursing
    Dr. Carolyn Murdaugh,, 803-777-2868, 803-777-5561 (fax)

  • SC (Ridgeland):   Beaufort Jasper Hampton Comprehensive Health Services, Inc.
    (Thomas C. Barnwell Bldg., Chelsea Library)
    Eunice Sherman,, 843-987-7400, 843-987-7484 (fax)

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  • TN (Memphis):   The University of Memphis Prevention Center
    Viewing location: University of Memphis McWherter Library, Suite 203
    Site facilitator: Victoria H Taylor,, 901-678-1711, 901-678-1715 (fax)

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  • TX (Austin):   The University of Texas at Austin
    1700 Red River (Center for Health Promotion/Disease Prevention Research in Underserved Populations, School of Nursing, NUR 1.106)
    Sandra Kay Miller,, 512-471-9910, 512-232-6239 (fax)

  • TX (College Station):   School of Rural Public Health
    Reynolds Building, College Station
    Charlie Dee Kutil,

  • TX (El Paso):   UTEP, College of Health Sciences
    El Paso, TX 79902; Morgan-Roderick Auditorium
    Joaquin Gonzalez,, 915-747-7214, 915-747-7207 (fax)

  • TX (Galveston):   University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
    Myrta Stager, Director of Research Education,, 409-772-5412, 409-772-4227 (fax)

  • TX (Houston):   U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Viewing location: University of Texas School of Public Health, 1200 Herman Pressler Drive Site facilitator: Lovell Jones,, 713-792-3316, 713-792-3575 (fax)

  • TX (Laredo):   University of Texas Health Science Center, Area Health Education Center
    Viewing location: MRGB-Area Health Education Center, 800 EAst Mann Road, Suite 101
    (Not open to public)
    Site facilitator: Julie Bazan,, (956) 712-0037, (956) 712-8601 (fax)

  • TX (San Antonio):   UTHSCSA Hispanic Center of Excellence
    Viewing location: UTHSCSA School of Allied Health, Room AH 4.110, 8403 Floyd Curl Dr.
    (Not open to public) Site facilitator: Martha A. Medrano,, 210-567-7781, 210-567-7772 (fax)

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  • VA (Charlottesville):   University of Virginia
    Site facilitator: Vea Thomas-Martin,, 804-924-8222

  • VA (Hampton):   VA Medical Center
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Jennifer Gordon,, 757-722-9961,x2363, 757-723-6620 (fax)

  • VA (Newport News):   Peninsula Health District
    Viewing location: Peninsula Health Center, Conference Room 1
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Janet Holden P. Holden,, 757-594-7379, 757-594-7732 (fax)

  • VA (Norfolk):   Norfolk Department of Public Health
    Viewing location: Conference Room A and D
    Site facilitator: John L. Monroe,, 757-683-8384, 757-683-8878 (fax)

  • VA (Petersburg):   Crater Health District
    Site facilitator: Nancy Wittie,, 804-863-1652 (ext. 235), fax: 804-862-6126

  • VA (Richmond):   Virginia Department of Health
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Norris Orlando Brickhouse,, 804-786-6261, 804-371-4050 (fax)

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  • VT (Burlingon):   UVM Area Health Education Center
    Viewing location: University of Vermont, Lafayette building, room 411
    Site facilitator: Naomi L. Clemmons,, 802-656-5550, fax: 802-656-3016

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  • WA (Chehalis):   Lewis County Health Department
    (Not open to the public - taping only)
    Site facilitator: Melissa Axtell,, 360-740-1256

  • WA (Olympia):   Department of Health
    (Videotapes will be available through lending library; please contact us to borrow tape.) Site facilitator: Victoria Hernandez,, 360-236-4081, fax: 360-236-4088

  • WA (Spokane):   Inland Northwest Health Services - TeleHealth
    PO Box 248,   W. 312   8th Street (Deaconess Medical Center, Randy Benson, 509-473-7123)
    Sandy Manfred,, (509) 473-4867, (509) 473-4392 (fax)

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  • WI (Marshfield):   National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety
    (Taping only)
    Site facilitator: Martha Vela,, 715-389-4996 (fax)

  • WI (Madison):   Wisconsin Network for Health Policy Research
    Viewing location: The Pyle Center
    Site facilitator: Catherine Frey,, 608-265-3296, 608-262-6404 (fax)

  • WI (Madison):   Division of Public Health
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Denise Carty,, 608-267-2173, 608-266-8925 (fax)

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  • WV (Charleston):   West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources
    Viewing location: West Virginia State College, Cole Complex (EdNet), First floor conference room.
    Site facilitator: Savolia Spottswood,, 304-558-7138, 304-558-1437 (fax)

  • WV (Morganton):   Cancer Information Service
    Viewing location: Health Science Center, Main Auditorium-HSC
    Site facilitator: Lori Acciavatti,, 304-599-1496, fax: 304-599-1552

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  • WY (Cheyenne):   Wyoming Dept. of Health / Div. of Public Health / Public Health Nursing
    Viewing location: Hathaway Building, Room 521
    (Not open to the public)
    Site facilitator: Ria Brownlow,, 307-777-7363, 307-777-7278 (fax)

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Newly-registered sites not yet listed above


Guide to the Videoconference webpages
Videoconference announcement
Videoconference materials
Overview of the Videoconference
Objectives, location, intended audience, policies
Videoconference agenda and speakers
Information for satellite downlink sites
Information for site facilitators
Attend the Videoconference at the UNC School of Public Health in Chapel Hill   (Register now)
Videoconference staff
Credits, acknowledgements, sponsorship
Return to the Minority Health home page 

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