Rural Futures Institute Recognizes BHECN

2015 Kearney Conf Group Photo

BHECN participated in the 2015 Rural Futures Institute (RFI) conference held in Lincoln at the University of Nebraska’s Innovation Campus in October. BHECN’s Director, Howard Liu, M.D., was presented with a recognition certificate from RFI Executive Director, Chuck Schroeder. (pictured left to right) Tara Sjuts, Ph.D., Dr. Liu, Heidi Keeler, Ph.D. and Chuck Schroeder.

RFI awarded BHECN a two-year educational grant to provide a Virtual Mentorship Network, which connects students statewide via teleconferencing to behavioral health mentors in their area of interest. More than 50 students have participated in the program.