2016 APOSW’s 40th Annual Conference

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM  PRE-INSTITUTE
Head, Heart and Gut: Who Are You as a Pediatric Oncology Social Worker?
  3 CEUs
  Jeff Smithson, BA

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM   EARLY REGISTRATION, MEET & GREET GATHERING
Retrieve your conference bag, schedule, and name badge and join us at the Meet and Greet!

 

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM  REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM  OPENING REMARKS
  Anne Kosem, LCSW, OSW-C, 2014-2016, APOSW President, Duke University Medical Center

8:15 AM - 9:45 AM  KEYNOTE  1.5 CEUs
The Evolution of Hope in the Spirit and Practice of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers
  Nancy Cincotta, MSW, MPhil

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM  BREAK

SEMINARS

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM  SEMINAR 1
An Introduction to Pediatric Hematology Oncology Social Work (lunch included)  3 CEUs
  Anne Kosem, LCSW, OSW-C
  Alistair Robertson, MSW

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM ADVANCED SEMINAR 2 CEUs
The Financial Burden on Families in Pediatric Oncology - Handout
  Kira Bona, MD, MPH

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

1:00 PM – 2:15 PM  BREAKOUT SESSION 1  1.25 CEUs
1A: Addressing the Unique Needs of Parent Caregivers: A Program Anchored in Supporting Self-Care - Handout
  Lauren Ebert, BSW, LSW
  Stacy Stickney Ferguson, MSW, LICSW

1B:  Compassion Fatigue among Pediatric Oncology Social Workers: Using Focus Group Interviews
  Jaehee Yi, PhD, MSW
  Jonghee Kim, MSW
  Jesmin Akter, MSc
  Kristin Frazier, LCSW, OSW-C

1C:  Bereavement Support for Parents after the Death of a Child from Cancer: Evaluating an Innovative Model of Care - Handout
  Elyse Levin-Russman, LICSW, OSW-C
  Julie Berrett-Abebe, LICSW

1D:  Let’s Talk About Sex: Moving the Discussion Forward - Handout
  Wade Iwata, LMSW, OSW-C
  Stacia Wagner, MSW, MEd
  Beth Jones, BA

2:15 PM – 2:30 PM  BREAK

2:30 PM - 6:30 PM  EXHIBITOR’S FAIR, SILENT AUCTION & REMEMBRANCE ACTIVITY

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM  POSTER PRESENTATIONS  2 CEUs
P-1:  The Parent Consultant in Pediatric Oncology: A Unique Approach to Family-Centered Care - Handout
  Rachel Rogovin, LICSW, OSW-C
  Donna Cambio, Parent Consultant
  Helena Gutierrez Richards, LCSW, ACSW, OSW-C

P-2:  Pediatric Oncology Treatment in the Setting of Familial Dysfunction: A Clinical Vignette
  Jennifer St. Clair, LCSW
  Kristin Schroeder, MD, MPH

P-3:  Burnout, Compassion Fatigue and Compassion Satisfaction: Fostering Hope in Pediatric Oncology Social Work - Handout
  Traci Adams, LCSW
  Kathryn Clayton, LCSW

P-4:  The Development, Implementation and Evaluation of a Psychosocial Intervention for Parents of Children and Adolescents Newly Diagnosed with Cancer - Handout
  Lynette Ozols, MSW
  Kate Holt, PhD
  Peter Downie, MBBS, FRACP
  Sharon DeGraves, PhD

P-6:  First Aid for the Soul: A Program to Minimize Secondary Trauma in Children’s Hospital Employees
  Judith Soloman, MSW, LCSW, MPH

P-7:  A Beacon of Hope: The Pediatric Oncology Psychosocial Support Team - Handout
  Gregory Baiocchi, MSW, LSW
  Heather Hartrum, MSW
  Katherine Stenman, MSW, LSW
  Aubrey Mora, MSW

P-8:  Focus on Family Strength Using a Multi-Cultural, Collaborative Approach
  Rhonda M. Ryan, BSW
  Melissa Goldsmith, MSW, CCLS
  Melinda Ferraraccio, MA
  Natalia Echeverri, MSW, LMSW

P-9:  A Psychosocial Framework of Working with Pediatric Oncology Patients and the Importance of Nutrition - Handout 1 - Handout 2
  Kelli Passalacqua, LICSW

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM  RECEPTION - Hors d'oeuvres, Entertainment, Raffle, Door Prizes (must be present to win)

6:30 PM  DINNER ON YOUR OWN


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