October 23, 2023
Boston University School of Social Work
Center for Innovation in Social Work and Health
Monday, October 23, 2023, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Virtual and In-Person Event
Zoom and Kilachand Center Room 101, 610 Commonwealth Ave, Boston
Join the Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH), Director Dr. Tami Gouveia, and Boston University School of Social (BUSSW) Dean Barbara Jones for an important conversation on how social workers can strengthen public health and the ways CISWH and BUSSW are forging a path for social work leadership in health equity.
4:00 pm: Opening remarks by Robyn Golden, Associate Vice President of Social Work and Community Health
4:05 pm: Conversation with Dr. Tami Gouveia and Dean Barbara Jones moderated by Dr. Linda Sprague Martinez, Director of University of Connecticut Health Disparities Center
4:35 pm: Audience Q&A
4:55 pm: Closing remarks by Prof. Luz López, BUSSW clinical professor and CISWH Global Health Core director
- Describe how CISWH and BUSSW are lifting up the role of social workers in health and public health.
- Describe how social workers in health and public health can leverage rapid change to strengthen the field for the future.
- Identify how CISWH is leading and enhancing social work's role in fostering equitable health and well-being for all.