The Rural Health Voice

The Rural Health Voice


Latest Episodes

76: Black Mental Health
May 06, 2022

What is Vicarious Racism and what Effect does it have on Mental Health for African Americans?  Kevin Dedner, Founder & CEO of Hurdle joined RHV to discuss mental health disparities and advocate for ce

RHV 75: Aging in Place
April 15, 2022

What are the barriers for addressing dementia in our rural communities?  Katie McDonough of the Alzheimer’s Association of Central and Western Virginia joined me to discuss the needs of our aging popu

RHV 74: The Health Wagon
April 04, 2022

What are some of the barriers to healthcare faced by people living in Appalachia?   Dr. Teresa Tyson and Dr. Paula Hill-Collins from The Health Wagon joined the Rural Health Voice to talk about how th

RHV 73: VRHA Leadership: Part 2
March 04, 2022

What can we do to emphasize the positive aspects of rural living?  Laura Hunt Trull, current President of the Virginia Rural Health Association joined me to discuss health leadership in our rural comm

RHV 72: Rural Leadership
February 18, 2022

How do organizations such as the Virginia Rural Health Association assure they are serving all of rural Virginia?  Bryan Price, Past President of the VRHA joined RHV to discuss rural health leadership

RHV 71: Census Results
January 21, 2022

What do the results of the 2020 Census mean for rural communities?  Hamilton Lombard, Estimates Program Manger from the Weldon Cooper Center at UVA joined me to discuss how population loss is harmful

RHV 70: Barrier Crimes
January 10, 2022

How are barrier crimes an obstacle to healthcare access?  Dr. Kevin Doyle, of the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies joined RHV to discuss how barrier crimes are a good idea with

RHV 69: HPV
December 17, 2021

Who should be vaccinated against HPV and why?  Riguey King from the American Cancer Society joined the Rural Health Voice to discuss the benefits of HPV prevention. - Resources: National HPV Roundtab

RHV 68: Rural Leadership
December 03, 2021

Why should rural people get involved in national advocacy?  National Rural Health Association President John Gale joined the Rural Health Voice to discuss his views on the future of rural health. - If

RHV 67: Travel Nurses
November 19, 2021

What are the benefits and drawbacks of being a Travel Nurse?  Destiny Davidson joined RHV to discuss the path of her nursing career and advocate for incentives to encourage providers to consider rural