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The Face of the Child

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The Fourth Annual Rita M. McGinley Symposium

PROGRAM AGENDA

Thursday, October 24, 2013
The Power Center Ballroom

8:15 am
Registration
8:30 – 9:00am
Welcome

Sr. Rosemary Donley, S.C., PhD, APRN, FAAN
Professor, Jacques Laval Chair for Justice for Vulnerable Populations
Duquesne University School of Nursing

Mary Ellen Glasgow PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FAAN
Professor and Dean
Duquesne University School of Nursing

Charles Dougherty, PhD
President
Duquesne University

Fr. Raymond French, C.S.Sp.
Vice President for Mission and Identity
Duquesne University

9:00 – 10:00 am
Keynote Address:
Transgenerational Trauma, Family Networks, and Childhood Casualties of War and Genocide

A.A. Howsepian, MD, PhD
Staff Psychiatrist, Veterans Administration Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS), Fresno, CA. and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco-Fresno Medical Education Program, Fresno, Calf.

MODERATOR:
Melissa Kalarchian, PhD
Associate Professor of Nursing and Psychology and Associate Dean for Research, Duquesne University School of Nursing

10:00 – 10:20 am
Poster Session

View a list of posters

10:20 – 11:20 am
Plenary Panel: Child Advocacy
A Framework for Child Maltreatment Issues: Is Social Justice Enough?

Carol Byers, MSN, CPNP-PC
Child Advocacy CenterChildrens Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC

Tracee Kirkland, RN
Child Advocacy Center
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC

Janet Squires, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Child Advocacy, Child Protection Team
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC

MODERATOR:
Kristen L. Straka, DNP, RN, CPN, NEA-BC
Director, Nursing Education, Clinical Practice and Research
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC

11:20 am – 12:20 pm
Plenary Panel - Medical Assistance for Child Victims of Human Trafficking: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach

Brad Orsini
FBI Supervisory Agent, Civil Rights Group, FBI
Pittsburgh, PA

Judith Hale Reed, MPA
Duquesne University School Law

Lauren Sullivan, BA
Duquesne University School of Law

Jennifer E. Wolford, DO, MPH
Division of Child Advocacy
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

MODERATOR:
Mary Esther VanShura, EdD
Director of Community Affairs
Office of Allegheny County Executive Richared Fitzgerald

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Lunch

Posters will be available for viewing during this time

1:30 – 1:45 pm
Presentation of the Eileen Zungolo Spirit of Service Award
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Keynote Address: Toxic Stress in Childhood: What the Science Tells Us
Karen Cox, PhD, RN, FAAN
Executive Vice President/Co-Chief Operating Officer, Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics,
Kansas City, MO

MODERATOR:
Rebecca Kronk, PhD, CRNP, MSN
Assistant Professor, Duquesne School of Nursing

3:10 – 4:10 pm
Breakout Sessions

*Please choose one of the sessions below*

SESSION 1a
Social Justice: Unjust Social Environments and Just Environmental Remedies for Holistic Health in Children
Willa Doswell, RN, PhD, FAAN
University of Pittsburgh

The Experiences of White Mothers Parenting Black/White Children: Personal, Social and Community Factors in Child Welfare Involvement

Mary Rauktis, MSW, PhD, Rachel Fusco, MSW, PhD
University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work

MODERATOR:
Bonnie Dean, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, Duquesne University School of Nursing

SESSION 1b
A Different Life: Mothers Caring for an Adolescent or Young Adult with Severe Cerebral Palsy

Agnes Burkhard, RN, PhD
Marymount University, Arlington, VA

Addressing Caregiver Depression for Children at Risk for Developmental Delay

Dana Schultz
Sherry Shaffer
RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Enhancing Knowledge and Skills of Nurse Practitioner Students When Caring for Children with Developmental Disabilites

Kathleen J. Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-C
Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

MODERATOR:
Diane Hupp, MSN, RN
Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

SESSION 1c
The Interaction of Service, Social Consciousness and Sustainability

Patricia Ryan-Krause, APRN, MSN
Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT

The Impact of Loneliness on the Health of School Age Children

Laurie Theeke, PhD, FNP-BC
West Virginia University

Saving Sight One Child at a Time

Michelle Bender, BSN, RN
Summa Akron City and Saint Thomas Hospital Family Medical Center, Akron, OH

MODERATOR:
Linda Koharchik, DNP, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor and Director, Adjunct Faculty and Clinical Affairs, Duquesne University School of Nursing

4:15 – 5:00 pm
Synthesis Panel
Expert Panelists:

Karen Cox, PhD,RN, FAAN
Executive Vice President/Co-Chief Operating Officer, Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Mo.

A.A. Howsepian, MD
Staff Psychiatrist, Veterans Administration Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS), Fresno, CA

Janet Squires, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Child Advocacy, Child Protection Team, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

MODERATOR:
Linda Goodfellow, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, Duquesne University School of Nursing and Chair Duquesne University Institutional Review Board

5:00 pm
Adjournment
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Reception

Fides Shepperson Suite, The Power Center, Duquesne University

Posters will be available for viewing during this time

Friday, October 25, 2013
The Power Center Ballroom

8:00 am
Registration
8:30 – 8:45 am
Welcome

Sr. Rosemary Donley, S.C., PhD, APRN-BC, FAAN
Professor, Jacques Laval Chair for Justice for Vulnerable Populations
Duquesne University School of Nursing

Mary Ellen Glasgow PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FAAN
Professor and Dean
Duquesne University School of Nursing

Timothy R, Austin, PhD
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Duquesne University

8:45 – 9:45 am
Keynote Address:
Serving the Widow and the Orphan: The Gospel Mandate

Rev. Larry Snyder President, Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), Alexandria, VA

MODERATOR:
Joan Such Lockhart, PhD, RN, CORLN, CNE, FAAN, ANEF
Professor and Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, Duquesne University School of Nursing

9:45 – 10:45 am
Poster Sessions

View a list of posters

10:45 – 11:45 am
Endnote Panel
Supporting the Well-Being of Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Laura Bailey Saulle
Director of Educational Initiatives, Homeless Children's Education Fund, Pittsburgh, PA

Access Services for Children in Schools

Tammy L. Hughes, PhD
Professor and Chair of the Department of Counseling, Psychology and Special Education, Duquesnse University School of Education

Literacy: A Public Health Issue

Deborah Moss, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Pediatircs and Pediatric Liason, UPMC forYou, UPMC Health Plan

MODERATOR:
Melanie Turk, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, Duquesne University School of Nursing

12:00 – 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 – 1:15 pm
Closing Remarks

Sr. Rosemary Donley, S.C., PhD, APRN-BC, FAAN
Professor, Jacques Laval Chair for Justice for Vulnerable Populations
Duquesne University School of Nursing

1:15 pm
Benediction

Fr. George Spangenberg, C.S.Sp.
Duquesne  University

1:30 pm
Adjournment