Carly Endres

Carly Endres is an outreach coordinator for the North Dakota Brain Injury Network (NDBIN) at the Center for Rural Health (CRH) at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. In this position, Carly works on developing, implementing, and managing program initiatives for NDBIN, as well as developing, promoting, and implementing NDBIN educational activities. Carly previously worked with Grand Forks Public Schools as a Special Education strategist in the Intellectual Disabilities Program at Schroeder Middle School. Originally from Grand Forks, N.D., Carly earned a bachelor of science degree in elementary education and master’s degree in special education at UND.

“I am very excited for this new adventure!” she said. “This position is new, so I look forward to learning more about what the Brain Injury Network does and helping spread the word about services offered.”

Established in 1980, the CRH is one of the nation’s most experienced rural health organizations. It has developed a full complement of programs to assist researchers, educators, policymakers, healthcare providers, and most important, rural residents to address changing rural environments by identifying and researching rural health issues, analyzing health policy, strengthening local capabilities, developing community-based alternatives, and advocating for rural concerns.