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Sheraton Crown Center
Special Room rate: $121
Mention 2018 NRHC


The National Title X Reproductive Health Conference is designed for advanced practice nurses, physicians, physician assistants, registered nurses, counselors, educators and all other personnel who interact with clients in health centers providing family planning and reproductive health care services.

National experts will share evidence-based information, best practices for emerging issues, strategies to address population-specific challenges and build clinical skills to improve the quality of patient care. Conference objectives include:

  • Describe current scientific evidence and nationally recognized standards of quality improvement for common and complex issues (e.g., obesity, substance use and other risk and disease screening, contraceptive counseling and medical management of common reproductive and non-reproductive health care issues, including STIs and vaginitis, breast disease, perimenopause, abnormal uterine bleeding, opioid use and misuse and more).
  • Identify strategies for enhancing the efficient delivery of a variety of contraceptive, family planning, reproductive health and health education services for diverse clients, appropriately incorporating guidance from the Recommendations for Providing Quality Family Planning Services, U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria and U.S. Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use.
  • Implement evidence-based recommendations for safe pre-and inter-conception care, including HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis, substance use brief intervention and referral to treatment as well as folate supplementation, immunizations and other best practices.
  • Recognize the ways in which the constructs of social determinants of health and health equity impact people of reproductive age obtaining services in Title X settings.


Visit world-class museums, award-winning restaurants, and family-friendly activities.

A short walk from your conference hotel:

Sea Life Aquarium

Legoland Discovery Center

Famous Halls Department Store

Kansas City Union Station

National World War I Museum

Take the FREE Streetcar to:

Kansas City’s Power and Light District with more than 50 restaurants, bars and shops

Crossroads Arts District an eclectic enclave of boutiques, shops, restaurants, studios and art galleries

5 minutes’ drive to 18th & Vine Jazz District:

American Jazz Museum

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey

Black Archives of Mid-America

More food than you can eat!

Lidia’s Kansas City in a former railroad house blocks from the conference hotel – the only other places you’ll find Lidia’s is New York City and Pittsburgh!

Fiorella’s Jack Stack Barbecue is next door to Lidia’s

Grunauer – also in the freight district – authentic Austrian food in the heart of Kansas City

James Beard Award winning chef Michael Smith’s Extra Virgin

The Rieger – opened as a hotel in 1915 – today, it showcases classic dishes and hand-crafted cocktails in this historic building



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