Society for Social Work and Research 14th Annual Conference: Social Work Research: A WORLD OF POSSIBILITIES: Roundtables


Thursday, January 14, 2010

1:30 PM-3:15 PM

Social Work Practice

[Roundtables] International and National Perspectives on Developing Effective and Sustainable Academic/Agency Research Partnerships (Pacific Concourse N)
Speakers/Presenters: Allen Zweben, DSW, Robin E. Gearing, PhD, Mary Marden Velasquez, PhD, Miriam Schiff, PhD, Faye Mishna, PhD and James G. Barber, PhD

3:30 PM-5:15 PM

Adolescent and Youth Development

[Roundtables] Capitalizing On Policy: Designing Youth Employment And Service Programs With An Emphasis On Positive Development (Garden Room A)
Speakers/Presenters: Trina Shanks, PhD, Amanda Moore McBride, PhD, Michael Sherraden, PhD, Paula Allen-Meares, PhD, Leslie D. Hollingsworth, PhD, Larry M. Gant, PhD and Suzanne R. Pritzker, MSW, MEd

Friday, January 15, 2010

8:00 AM-9:45 AM

Social Work Practice

[Roundtables] Theories of Social Justice from the Perspectives of the Humanities: Implications for Social Work (Pacific Concourse N)
Speakers/Presenters: Michael J. Austin, PhD, Richard Smith, MFA, MSW, Jennifer Price Wolf, MPH, MSW, Charity Samantha Fitzgerald, MA, Megan Moore, Sirojudin Abbas, Ruby Reid, MSW and Sarah Schulz

2:30 PM-4:15 PM

Child Welfare

[Roundtables] Evidence, Innovation and Outcomes: Partnering to Enhance Evaluation Research in Child Welfare (Garden Room B)
Speakers/Presenters: Joan Levy Zlotnik, PhD, ACSW, Sally Flanzer, PhD and Brian Deakins, MSW

Saturday, January 16, 2010

8:00 AM-9:45 AM

Research Design and Measurement

[Roundtables] One Size Does Not Fit All: Current Issues in Qualitative Research (Seacliff C)
Speakers/Presenters: Marie L. McCormick, PhD, Janet Hoy, PhD and Roberta R. Iversen, PhD

10:00 AM-11:45 AM

Social Work Practice

[Roundtables] Methodological and Logistical Considerations when Conducting Research in International Settings (Pacific Concourse M)
Speakers/Presenters: Flavio Marsiglia, PhD, Stephen Kulis, PhD, Tanya Nieri, PhD, Steve Hoffman and Carlos Calderon

2:30 PM-4:15 PM

Research Design and Measurement

[Roundtables] Lost in Translation? Conducting Qualitative Research in Diverse Cultural Contexts (Seacliff B)
Speakers/Presenters: Frances Nedjat-Haiem, MSW, Shadi S. Martin, PhD, Pablo Arriaza, PhD, Hee Yun Lee, PhD, Tazuko Shibusawa, PhD and Deborah K. Padgett, PhD

4:30 PM-6:15 PM

Social Work Practice

[Roundtables] Advancing Interdisciplinary Social Work Research in Addressing Ethnic Disparities in Mental Health Services (Pacific Concourse M)
Speakers/Presenters: Ann-Marie Yamada, PhD, Concepcion Barrio, PhD and Betty Garcia

Sunday, January 17, 2010

8:45 AM-10:30 AM

Research Design and Measurement

[Roundtables] Participatory research ain’t easy: Challenges and barriers of doing participatory action research (Seacliff D)
Speakers/Presenters: Bart W. Miles, PhD, Erin Comartin, MSW and Debra Jozefowicz-Simbeni, PhD

Work, Family, and Family Policy


10:45 AM-12:15 PM

Crime and Criminal Justice

[Roundtables] “Hot Spots” of Family Violence: Spatial Correspondence Analysis of Family Violence Indicators in Dona Ana County, NM (Pacific Concourse I)
Speakers/Presenters: Martha Roditti, PhD, Madeline Gillette, MSW, MA, Michael DeMers, PhD and Zach Edwards, MA