The Center allows us to build on and expand our ongoing cooperative research partnerships
with other key organizations - government, academia, health services delivery and
the rural community - who can join our quest to improve the health of rural Americans.
Webinar Recording Available: Recent Trends in Children's Healthcare - Coverage and Oral Health Outcomes
Kevin Bennett, PhD, from the South Carolina Rural Health Research Center discussed the latest information on healthcare coverage for children and adolescents. He also discussed recent findings from the South Carolina Rural Health Research Center regarding access to care, Medicaid coverage, and utilization among children. There was also discussion on recent research regarding oral healthcare among children and adolescents, including dental insurance and benefits, oral health status, and utilization of dental services.
Researchers in the News
Dr. Kevin Bennett has been elected to the National Rural Health Association Board of Trustees as the Research and Education Chair.
HSPM’s Elizabeth Crouch was selected to join National Rural Health Association’s 2018 Rural Health Fellows Program