McGinley-Rice Symposium Agenda

Schedule of Events (Subject to Change)

Please note the times below are Eastern Time.

Thursday, October 21, 2021

8 - 8:30 a.m.

Event Connection

You will connect to the event via a Zoom link, which you will receive closer to the date of the event. You may join the event at any time after 8 a.m.

View the McGinley-Rice Program online

8:30 - 9 a.m.

Welcome

Sr. Rosemary Donley, S.C., PhD, APRN-BC, FAAN
Professor & Jacques Laval Chair for Vulnerable Populations
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN
Professor & Dean, School of Nursing
Vice Provost for Research
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

Ken Gormley, JD
President
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

Fr. Raymond French, C.S.Sp.
Vice President for Mission and Identity
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

9 - 10 a.m.

Keynote Address

Poverty is Global

Rev. David Beckmann
President Emeritus
Bread for the World and Alliance to End Hunger

Moderator: Khlood Salman, Dr.PH, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Plenary Panel

Changing the Culture of Poverty

Fred Brown
President and CEO
The Forbes Funds
Pittsburgh, PA

Barry Kerzin, MD
Physician, Teacher, Author and Tibetan Buddhist Monk
Founder and President, Altruism in Medicine Institute (AIMI), Cortez, CO
Founder and Chairman, Human Values Institute (HVI), Tokyo, Japan

John Lovelace
President, Government Programs and Individual Advantage Products
UPMC for Life
Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator: Scott Lammie
Senior Vice President and Treasurer
UPMC Insurance Services Division (Retired)

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Keynote Address

Social Determinants of Health: A Path Out Of Poverty

Sr. Donna Markham, OP, PhD, ABPP
President & CEO
Catholic Charities USA
Alexandria, VA

Moderator: Susan Rauscher
Executive Director
Catholic Charities Diocese of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and the Presentation of the Eileen Zungolo Spirit of Service Award

Posters will be available for viewing during this time.

1:35 - 2:35 p.m.

Plenary Panel

Living at the Bottom

Ann Quillen, LPN
Executive Director
Ohio Valley Health Center
Stubenville, OH

Rosamaria Cristello
Founder & Executive Director
Latino Community Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Esther Mellinger Stief
Executive Director
Crossroads Foundation
Pittsburgh PA

Moderator: Mary Esther Van Shura, EdD
Associate Professor (Adjunct)
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

2:50 - 3:50 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

Please choose one of the sessions below:

Session 1a: Reaching for a Helping Hand
Latinx community mobilization in the face of COVID-19

Verónica Lozada-Jenkins
Deputy Director of Programs and Community Engagement
Casa San Jose
Pittsburgh, PA

Fayette County response to poverty: "A hand-up rather than a handout"

Jean Augustine, SC, MA, MSW, MBA
Co-Director
Mary House, Inc.
Uniontown, PA

The Center of Life: Twenty years of serving the poor in Hazelwood

Erik Garrett, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

Rev. Tim Smith
Pastor and Founder
Center of Life
Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator: Rick Zoucha, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, CTN-A, FAAN
Professor & Chair of Advanced Role and PhD Program
Joseph A. Lauritis, C.S.Sp. Chair for Teaching and Technology
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Session 1b: Outcomes of Poverty
Healthy eating perspectives and food literacy needs of parents living with food insecurity

Lisa Diewald, MS, RD, LDN
Program Manager, MacDonald Center for Obesity Prevention and Education
M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Co-Authors:

Tracy L. Oliver, PhD, RDN, LDN
Associate Professor
M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Amy McKeever, PhD, CRNP
Associate Professor
M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Rebecca Shenkman, MPH, RDN, LDN
Director, MacDonald Center for Obesity Prevention and Education
M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Caroline Hallen Moore, MSN, RN, FNP-C
Clinical Instructor
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University
Atlanta, GA

Falling in the gap: Poverty and food insecurity in college students

Angela Karakachian PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Amber Kolesar MSN,RN, CNE, CCRN-K
Instructor and Director of the Second Degree BSN Program
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Jessica Devido PhD, CPNP
Associate Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

The impact of a food insecurity project on undergraduate students' attitude toward poverty

Melissa Bartholomew, MSN, BSW, RN, AGPCNP-BC
Nursing Instructor
DeSales University
Center Valley, PA

Moderator: Torrie Snyder, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor and Undergraduate Programs Chair
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Session 1c: Raising Awareness of Poverty among Health Care Professionals
Teaching students in healthcare professions about the impact of poverty on health

Alison Colbert, PhD, PHCNS-BC, FAAN
Associate Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Melanie Turk, PhD, RN
Associate Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Life, God, and Help - Key Resources Identified in One Group of Poor Women

Denise Lucas, PhD, FNP-BC, CRNP, FAANP
Clinical Associate Professor and Chair, Advanced Practice Programs
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. Janet Bischof
Associate Professor of Nursing
Wheeling Jesuit University
Wheeling, WV

Coauthor:

Dr. Lenore Resick
Professor Emerita
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Evaluation and use of a poverty simulation experience in the nursing undergraduate community health clinical experience

Emily Sheff, MS, RN, FNP-BC
Partnership Liaison
Rivier University Division of Nursing
Nashua, NH

Coauthors:
Linda M. Kinney, MPA
Senior Research Analyst
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Lebanon, NH

Judi O'Hara, EdD, RN, CAGS
Assistant Professor of Nursing, Chair of Undergraduate Nursing
Rivier University Division of Nursing
Nashua, NH

Dennis Carr, MA
Administrative Assistant
Rivier University Division of Nursing
Nashua, NH

Lynn Foster-Johnson, PhD
Assistant Professor
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Lebanon, NH

Paula Williams, EdD, RN
Dean of Nursing and Health Professions
Rivier University Division of Nursing
Nashua, NH

Moderator: Mary Kay Loughran, DNP, MHA, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

4 - 5 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

Please choose one of the sessions below:

Session 2a: Writing a Prescription to Address Poverty
The effect of the Pandemic on poverty in junior military families

Patricia Watts Kelley, PhD, FNP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, CAPT(ret) United States Navy
Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Factors associated with poverty of widows

Filomena Varvaro
Learning Profiles
Pittsburgh, PA

Oral disease among older adults and interdisciplinary approaches for oral health promotion

Eileen Caufield, RN, PhD
Assistant Professor
Marymount University
Arlington, VA

Moderator: Melanie Turk, PhD, RN
Associate Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA


Session 2b: A Call to Action
Hospital community benefit strategies: Programs and anchor strategies

Julie Trocchio, BSN, MS
Senior Director, Community Benefit and Continuing Care
Catholic Health Association of the United States
St. Louis, MO

Using the Principles of the "Basic Income" to Reach the Person Who is Poor

Mukul Bakhshi, JD
Director, Government Affairs
CGFNS International, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA

Impact of Poverty on the Immigrant Cancer Survivor Experience in the United States

Joan Such Lockhart, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN
Professor and Director of MSN Nursing Education Program
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

David A. Nolfi, MLS, AHIP
Head, Research Engagement, Health Sciences/STEM Initiatives and Assessment Coordinator,
Duquesne University Gumberg Library
Pittsburgh, PA

Melinda G. Oberleitner, DNS, RN, FAAN
Dean, College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Professor, Department of Nursing, SLEMCO/BORSF Endowed Professor in Nursing
University of Louisiana at Lafayette, College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions
Lafayette, LA

Moderator: Melissa Kalarchian, PhD
Professor & Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing
Associate Provost for Interdisciplinary Research and Strategic Initiatives
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA


Session 2c: Responding to the Cries of the Poor
Lessons from the Catholic Worker for Medical Care

Monsignor Roger A. Statnick, STL, MA, PhD
University Chaplain
Seton Hill University
Greensburg, PA

Federal Health Advocacy on Behalf of the Poor

Paulo Pontemayor
Director, Government Relations
Catholic Health Association of the United States
St. Louis, MO

Colorectal cancer screening: A need in the underserved

Laura Crimm, DNP, FNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, Family (Individual Across the Lifespan) Nurse Practitioner Program
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA


Moderator: Ruth Irwin, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

5 - 5:30 p.m.

Posters

Friday, October 22, 2021

8 - 8:30 a.m.


Event Connection

You will connect to the event via a Zoom link, which you will receive closer to the date of the event. You may join the event at any time after 8 a.m.

8:30 - 8:45 a.m.

Welcome

Sr. Rosemary Donley, S.C., PhD, APRN-BC, FAAN
Professor & Jacques Laval Chair for Vulnerable Populations
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Dean & Professor, School of Nursing
Vice Provost for Research
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

David J. Dausey, PhD
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Keynote Address

Poverty: A Moral and Practical Scandal

Ken Regal
Executive Director
Just Harvest
Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator: Erik Garrett, PhD
Associate Professor, Communication & Rhetorical Studies
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

9:45 - 10:45 a.m.

Plenary Panel

Beyond the Safety Net

Bill Strickland
Founder and Executive Chairman
Manchester Bidwell Corporation
Pittsburgh, PA

Leon Haynes
Executive Director
Hosanna House
Wilkinsburg, PA

Pamela J. Maraldo
Executive Director
Girls Inc. of New York City
New York, NY

Moderator: Kate DeLuca, EdD, MBA
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

10:45 - 11:15 a.m.

Posters

11:15 a.m - 12:30 p.m.

Plenary Speakers

TBD

Charlie Batch
Founder
Best of the Batch Foundation
Munhall, PA

Latasha Wilson-Batch
Executive Director
Best of the Batch Foundation, Munhall, PA
Adjunct Professor, School of Business
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Christy H. Porter
Co-Founder
Jasmine Nyree Campus
Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator: Johanna Pro
Regional Director of Community Affairs
Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Posters will be available for viewing during this time.

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Keynote Address

Poverty is a Social Determinant of Health

Joan Rosen Bloch, PhD, CRNP, FAAN
Associate Professor Emeritus
Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions
Philadelphia, PA

Moderator: L. Kathleen Sekula, PhD, PMHCNS, FAAN
Professor, Noble J. Dick Endowed Chair in Academic Leadership
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

2:40 - 2:50 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Sr. Rosemary Donley, S.C., PhD, APRN-BC, FAAN
Professor & Jacques Laval Chair for Vulnerable Populations
Duquesne University School of Nursing
Pittsburgh, PA

2:50 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Benediction

Fr. William Christy, C.S.Sp.
University Chaplain & Director of Spiritan Campus Ministry
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

3 p.m.

Adjournment