Elise completed her undergraduate studies at Finlandia University. She has more than twelve years of experience in the healthcare industry conducting advocacy efforts, and has been involved with the Western Upper Peninsula Communities Rural Opioid Planning Project, Marquette County Opioid Task Force, and Michigan Community Health Worker’s Alliance. She was recognized by the Michigan Primary Care Association as “Advocate of the Year” in 2018.
NMU Center for Rural Health Seeks to Strengthen UP Healthcare System
Elise Bur, Director at the NMU Center for Rural Health, gives an overview of the center and how it seeks to improve outcomes for rural healthcare in the Upper Peninsula.