We look forward to seeing members and friends in Pigeon Forge this November!

We will return to Music Road Resort in Pigeon for our Annual Conference this November 17th - 19th 2021. As in years past, we will offer a wide variety of education and networking opportunities for rural health leaders.

Register Before October 1st for reduced Early Bird Rate!


Click to view the 2021 Conference Prospectus

Call for Presentations

Purpose and Goal

The purpose of RHA of TN’s annual conference is to provide continuing education opportunities to health care providers, state and local government officials, coordinated school health directors, students and others about the health concerns of rural Tennesseans and research-based best practices to address those concerns. 

Conference Sessions

Sessions are limited to one hour. Presentations should highlight positive, replicable programs and elements of health in rural Tennessee, or research that aims to improve rural health.

Collaboration with members and partner organizations is encouraged.

Topics of Interest

  • Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Rural Tennessee
  • Health and Economic Policy Concerns
  • Access to Care in Rural Tennessee
  • Chronic Disease Prevention
  • Leadership, Collaborations, and Replicable Practices
Submit Conference Proposal


  • Submit proposal providing title, short description (for program), learning objectives, and intended audience
  • Submit speaker bios
  • Accepted speakers will be asked to fill out a Conflict of Interest for CEU accreditation partners.