National Rural Institute

Registration and Scholarship forms will open early 2017



Co-sponsored by:

  • National Rural Alcohol and Drug Abuse Network,Inc. (NRADAN)
  • Scaife Family Foundation
  • Cenpatico/Centene Corporation
  • SAMHSA: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
  • Illinois Institute for Addiction Recovery
  • Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling


Save the Date:

2018 National Rural Institute:
Sunday, June 10-
Thursday, June 14, 2018

The 2018 Call for Proposals will open summer 2017!

September 1, 2017


Mark Your Calendars!

Sunday, June 11, - Thursday, June 15, 2017

This unique rural alcohol and drug abuse conference provides participants the opportunity to personally interact with other rural alcohol and drug abuse professionals, federal agency representatives and nationally known institute faculty and resource individuals while accessing the latest in evidence-based practices for the improvement of rural services.

New for 2016!

You asked and we made it happen! The 2016 Institute will have both a 4 and 5-day schedule option to meet the needs of as many attendees as possible. The registration rates remain the same for both schedules. The CEU totals below reflect the Institute attendance only and does not include any additional CEU's that may be earned by attending a pre-conference session. The Institute registration fee is all inclusive (lodging, meals, instruction and scheduled activities) except where indicated. See the Program Schedule and Registration pages for more information.

Sunday-Wednesday schedule:
2.2 CEU's (22 hours)

Sunday-Thursday schedule:
2.5 CEU's (25 hours)

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Resource from HRSA

HRSA/Office of Rural Health Policy Resources

Contact Information

Professional Education Programs
and Services

221 10th Avenue E
Menomonie, WI 54751

Phone: 715.232.2793
Fax: 715.232.3385