Marquette Student Veterans Association, Veteran Affairs Nursing Academic Partnership, Zablocki VA Medical Center to co-host forum on veteran care

May 31, 2016

Marquette University's Student Veterans Association, Veteran Affairs Nursing Academic Partnership and the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center will co-host "Embracing Change from the Soldier to Civilian: Veterans Transition to Accessing Care and Services." The forum will be held Monday, July 25, in the Alumni Memorial Union, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The daylong event will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m.

The panelists for this conference are from the VA Medical Center and collaborating community agencies. Panelists will share information about their services and how collaboration is achieved to meet the needs of veteran clients. This forum has been developed for all veterans, caregivers, healthcare providers, educators, managers, administrators and students involved in and/or interested in the care of veterans.

Admission to the conference is free, but registration is required. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Parking is available in the structure located on 16th Street between Wisconsin Avenue and Wells Street.

Media wishing to attend should contact Clare Peterson in the Office of Marketing and Communication at (414) 288-6195.