Healing Justice in School and Communities: Stories from the Field on Thriving, Equity, and Community Collaborations


Healing Justice in School and Communities: Stories from the Field on Thriving, Equity, and Community Collaborations

Paula Powe, MD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Dana Rofey, PhD Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Psychology, Pediatrics, CTSI, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
James (Jay) Philip Huguley, EdD Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Associate Professor of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh
Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD, FSAHM Professor of Pediatrics, Public Health and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh

The Department of Psychiatry lecture series welcomes faculty from the Research Equity and Community Health (REACH) collaborative on April 29, 2022 for a special presentation focusing by REACH faculty Paula Powe, MD and Dana Rofey, PhD and their colleagues Liz Miller, MD, PhD, FSAHM and James (Jay) Philip Huguley, EdD.

In this presentation, Drs. Liz Miller and James Huguley will discuss their work on school- and community-based collaborative interventions that support children and family thriving in middle childhood and adolescence. Topics will include the Just Discipline Project, Expect Respect, and the broader efforts of The Pittsburgh Study. Attendees will learn strategies that integrate rigorous research and meaningful community collaborations to advance health and wellness aims in oppressed communities. 

Our lectures will take place via Zoom due to current COVID19 safety guidelines. 

Participate via Zoom. Click on this Zoom link. Meeting ID: 964 8811 2700; Passcode: 599640.

For More Information. Please contact Frances Patrick at patrickfm@upmc.edu

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS. The entirety of this program will be a lecture by the speaker(s). All individuals able to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients. Registration is not required for this event. This event is free and there will be no refunds. The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded .15 continuing education units (CEUs), which are equal to 1.5 contact hours. In accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education requirements on disclosure, information about relationships of presenters with commercial interests (if any) will be included in materials which will be distributed at the time of the conference. WPH is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. WPH maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. This program is being offered for 1.5 continuing education credits. The indicated number of clock hours of continuing education is provided through UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital’s Office of Educational Resources and Planning, a PA-approved provider of social work continuing education in accordance with all the applicable educational and professional standards of the Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapist. These clock hours satisfy requirements for LSW/LCSW, LPC and LMFT renewal. For more information, call (412) 204-9085.