29 01, 2021

Webinar: COVID-19 and the Legacy of Racism: Vaccine Hesitancy and Treatment Bias


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Wednesday, February 3, 2021
3:00 – 4:00 PM ET

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14 08, 2017

Newark Culture of Health Conference


22 04, 2017

Announcing the March for Science: Week of Action


by March for Science

The March is just the beginning. Join the movement.

In the week following the March for Science (April 23-29), we will promote daily actions […]

3 03, 2017

Challenging Racial Disparities


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11 02, 2017

Community Wise Seeking Participant


Seeking men with a history of substance use disorders transitioning into Newark from incarceration (up to 4 years since release date) to participate in the evaluation of Community Wise, a new community based intervention to reduce substance use:

THE INTERVENTION: You will be randomized into receiving all or a combination of:

1) Group dialogue.

2) Personal goal development […]

9 02, 2017

Community Wise! An Art Exhibition and Fish Bowl Conversation Celebrating the U-M Bicentennial


Rogério M. Pinto, Assoc Prof of Social Work, U-M; Liliane Windsor, Asst Prof of Social Work, U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Warren Thompson, Pgm Director, Urban Renewal Community Corrections; Eric Anderson, Newark Community Collaborative Board

Burkle Painting
Join the SSW Faculty Allies for Diversity Committee to […]

1 04, 2016

Public Health Seminar Series: “The Physical and Mental Health Problems of the Prison Population”


On April 7th, 2016 from 10:30am – 12:00pm, Arthur M. Brewer, MD, CCHP, the Statewide Medical Director will be presenting on the physical and mental   health problems of the prison population. Attendance may be in-person by registering on NJLMN or through live-streaming. The presentation will summarize mortality rates and chronic disease prevalence of […]

1 04, 2016

Regional Summit: Healthcare Access for Re-Entry/Justice-Involved Persons in NJ & NY


The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Seton Hall University School of Law – Center for Health would like to co-host the 1st ever Regional Summit (NY and NJ) of its kind on Healthcare Access & Re-Entry and Justice-Involved Persons. The summit will include speakers from the Federal level, NY and NJ […]

23 03, 2016

2016 NASW National Conference Leading Change | Transforming Lives


At the 2016 NASW National Conference, more than 2,300 social workers and like-minded professionals will come together in Washington, DC for four days of unparalleled professional development, networking and continuing education. Join your colleagues in interactive workshops and hear from acclaimed speakers that will inspire and give you the tools you need to continue… Leading […]

9 03, 2016

2016 NASW – NJ Annual Conference & Exhibition


Presenting at the NASW-NJ Annual Conference is a great opportunity to educate your peers on your area of expertise and build your resume. Workshops are paid presentations, amounts will be released to presenters whose workshops are approved for 2016. The 2016 theme will be A World of New Challenges and Opportunities for Social Work. To […]