Field Practice Institute Sixth Annual Summit on Emerging Issues in Social Work Practice

Social Justice in Action: Creating Pathways to a Diverse Workforce

Date & Time:

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Admission:

FREE, but registration required

Location:

St. Catherine University, Rauenhorst Ballroom
3rd Floor Coeur de Catherine

Sixth Annual Summit on Emerging Issues in Social Work Practice

Social Justice in Action: Creating Pathways to a Diverse Workforce

Join us for a conversation about the future of social work in Minnesota, as we consider pathways to justice through the looking glass of our profession.  Representatives from local non-profits, state agencies, and professional organizations will share information on efforts to develop a responsive, representative, and reflective workforce.  Learn about successful initiatives to create real change and respond effectively to the diverse communities we serve.

Our panel of speakers include:

  • Debra Jahnke, M.A.P.A, Primary Care Programs Coordinator, Minnesota Department of Health, Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
  • Nitika Moibi M.P.P, Supervisor, Health Workforce Planning & Analysis, Minnesota Department of Health, Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
  • Nelly Torori, MSW, LISW, Children’s Mental Health Division, Department of Human
  • Richard Oni, Ph.D., LISW, Executive Director, Progressive Individual Resources, Inc.
  • Tom Steinmetz, MA, Chief Executive Officer, Washburn Center for Children

TO ATTEND THE SUMMIT CLICK ON THE REGISTRATION BUTTON ABOVE.

*Continuing education certificate of attendance will be provided.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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