Session: Social Work Scholars in LGBTQ+ Research SIG (Society for Social Work and Research 24th Annual Conference - Reducing Racial and Economic Inequality)

Social Work Scholars in LGBTQ+ Research SIG

Friday, January 17, 2020: 7:00 AM-8:00 AM
Supreme Court, ML 4 (Marriott Marquis Washington DC)
Yohansa Fernandez, LMSW, New York University
As a new SIG, Social Work Scholars in LGBTQ+ Research will primarily focus on (a) discussing the current scientific landscape as it relates to LGBTQ+ communities, (b) support and explore prospects for social work engagement in LGBTQ+ research particularly in areas such as practice, policy and research, (c) broker mentorship relationships and collaborative research opportunities among communities of LGBTQ+ identity and (d) increase and strengthen the presence of social work scholars interested in LGBTQ+ research at SSWR through the development and encouragement of LGBTQ+ specific pre-conference workshops, conference panels, and presentations.
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