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McGinley Rice Symposium Agenda

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (subject to change)

Thursday, October 17, 2019
Power Center - Charles J. Dougherty Ballroom, 5th Floor

8:00 am

Shepperson Suite 
5th Floor

Registration and Breakfast*

*Included in cost of registration

8:30 – 9:00 am

Conference Rooms
B and C

Welcome

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

Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN
Professor and Dean
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing

Ken Gormley, JD
President
Duquesne University

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

9:00 – 10:00 am

Conference Rooms
B and C

Keynote Address
"It Takes a Village: Building a Community-Wide Response to Homelessness"

John G. Lovelace
President, UPMC for You, Inc.
President, Government Programs and Individual Advantage | Pittsburgh, PA

Abigail Horn
Deputy Director, Office of Community Service
Allegheny County Department of Human Services  |  Pittsburgh, PA

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

10:15 – 11:15 am

Conference Rooms
B and C

Plenary Panel
"Enhancing the Human Touch in the Health Professions with Technology: Big Burgh.com a Case Study"

Anna Kudrav
Assistant Chief
Pittsburgh Bureau of Police  |  Operations Branch  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Maurita J. Bryant
Assistant Superintendent
Allegheny County Police Department  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Pam Golden
Executive Director
Pittsburgh Child Guidance Foundation  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Daniel Palka
Street Outreach Team Lead
Operation Safety Net | Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator:
Pam Golden
Executive Director
Pittsburgh Child Guidance Foundation  |  Pittsburgh, PA

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Conference Room A

Keynote Address
"The Changing Faces of the Homeless"

Deborah Linhart
CEO
Bethlehem Haven  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator
Rebecca Kronk, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, CNE
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

12:30 – 1:30 pm

Conference Rooms B and C

Lunch* 

Posters will be available for viewing during this time in the Shepperson Suite.

*Included in cost of registration

1:35 – 2:35 pm
Plenary Panel:
"Community-Based Care"

Anthony B. Fiorillo, MD, FACP
Medical Director Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Mary Herbert, MPH, MS
Clinical Director
Program for Health Care to Underserved/Birmingham Clinic
UPMC Montefiore Hospital  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Ashley Brand MA, MPH, CPH
Director, Community Health and Outreach
Dignity Health  |  Rancho Cordova, CA

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

2:50 – 3:50 pm

Conference Rooms A, B or C

Breakout Session 1

Please choose ONE of the sessions below:

1a: "Veterans who are Homeless"

The emerging role of Peer Specialists: Evaluating a program for dual diagnosed Veterans who have experienced homelessness.

Coauthors:

Sharon McCarthy, PhD
Research Health Scientist
VA Pittsburgh  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Matthew Chinman, PhD
Health Science Specialist
VA Pittsburgh  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Chantele Mitchell-Miland, MPH
Research Assistant
VA Pittsburgh  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Russell K. Schutt, PhD, ET AL
Professor of Sociology 
College of Liberal Arts  |  University of Massachusetts Boston  |  Boston, MA

Susan Zickmund, PhD
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine  |  Salt Lake City, UT

Marsha Langer Ellison, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry  |  University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, MA


The Older Homeless Female Veteran: A Qualitative Study

Deborah Kenny, PhD, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

Coauthor:

Linda H. Yoder PhD, MBA, RN, AOCN, FAAN
Professor
The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, Austin, TX


The Lived Experiences of Homeless Female Veterans (HFV)

Amanda Ramsden, MSN, RN
Instructor, Certified Nursing Assistant Program
Wilco Area Career Center  |  Romeoville, IL

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

1b: The Person who is Chronically Homeless

Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Training Program for Case Managers Housing Chronically Homeless Individuals

Deborah Finn-Romero, DNP, RN, PHN
Assistant Professor
School of Nursing  |  California State University  |  Sacramento, CA

Coauthor:

Meghan Marshall, MSW, MPH
Flexible Supportive Rehousing Manager
Sacramento County  |  Department of Human Assistance


Homeless and Traumatized

Carol Powell, BSN, RN, CEN, SANE-A, EMT-P
Coordinator, Injury Prevention and Trauma Education
Summa Akron City Campus Trauma Services


Guardianship for Person Who is Homeless

Sarah Stockey, DHCE
Guardian
River Communities Fiduciary Services, Inc.

Moderator: 
Amber L. Kolesar, MSN, RN, CNE, CCRN-K
Instructor and Director, Second Degree BSN Program
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

1c: Women and Children who are Homeless

Health Needs of Homeless Women living in a Shelter for Domestic Violence

Filomena Varvaro, PhD, RN, FAHA
Gerontology Educator 
Learning Profiles  |  Pittsburgh, PA


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Homeless Health Initiative: Thirty Years of Caring for Children Affected by Homelessness

Sally Poliwoda, BSN, RN
Coordinator: Community Nurse Advocacy Fellowship
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia |  Philadelphia, PA

Karen Hudson, PhD, MSW, LSW
Program Leader, Homeless Health Initiative
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia  |  Philadelphia, PA

Melissa Berrios Johnson, MSW
Social Work Trainer, Homeless Health Initiative
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia  |  Philadelphia, PA


Vulnerability and Insecurity; The case of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North-Central Zone of Nigeria. A Public Health Ethical Analysis

John Mark Ogu, BPhil, BTh, MA
PhD Student

Duquesne University  |  Centre for Healthcare Ethics  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator:
Patricia Watts Kelley, PhD, FNP, GNP, FAANP, FAAN
Professor and Director of Veterans to BSN Program
President, Epsilon Phi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, Pa

4:00 – 5:00 pm
Conference Rooms A, B or C
Breakout Session 2

Please choose ONE of the sessions below:

2a: Homelessness in Rural Communities

Social Justice for Rural youth Facing Homelessness

David Mutich, BSW/MBA
Housing Case Manager
Fayette County Community Action Agency Inc.  |  Uniontown, PA

Coauthors:

Jo Ann Jankoski, D.Ed., LCMSW, MS, CCTP
Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
Penn State Fayette  |  Lemont Furnace, PA

Ciarra Karnes, MA
One by One Staff
Diana T. Myers and Associates, Inc.  |  Elkins Park, PA


An Antidote for Homelessness

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

Annette Frey, SC, BSN, MPH
Co-Director
Mary House  |  Uniontown, PA


The Orthodox Ethos in Practice

Jovan Anicic
Protodeacon
Eastern American Diocese The Serbian Orthodox Church

Moderator:
Joan Such Lockhart, PhD, RN, AOCN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN
Clinical Professor

Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

2b: Link between Poverty, Health and Homelessness

Medical Respite - The Intersection of Health and Homelessness

Matthew Cotter, MSW
Medical Respite and Practice Manager
Pittsburgh Mercy

Annette M. Fetchko, MHA, RN
Service Line Director
Allegheny Health Network - Center for Inclusion Health  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Sharon R. Higginbothan, MLS, MDiv, PHD
Chief Operating Officer
Bethlehem Haven  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Sharon Mackall, MSN, ACM
Director of Care Management and Capacity
UPMC Mercy Hospital  |  Pittsburgh, PA


Street Medicine: Offering Primary Care to Our Most Vulnerable Neighbors 

Mary Meyers, C.S.J., MSN, BA, MS, RN, AGNP-C 
Remediation Coordinator 
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator: Cindy Walters, DNP, RN 
Clinial Assistant Professor 
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

2c: Finding a House for Persons who are Homeless

UPMC's Housing Partnership

Sara Leiber, MSW, LCSW
Director, Care Management
UPMC Health Plan  |  Community Care  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Whitney Amoroso, RN, CCM
Senior Professional Care Manager
UPMC Health Plan  |  Pittsburgh, PA


Stable Housing and Healthcare Utilization, Psychiatric Symptoms, and Substance Use Among Homeless Individuals in Allegheny County

Katherine Ringstad
Clinical Care Manager
Pittsburgh Mercy Operation Safety Net  |  Pittsburgh, PA


Comprehensive Healthcare for the Homeless and Housing Insecure: Paradigms to Target Marginalized Populations

Mukul Bakhshi, JD
Director, Alliance for Ethical International Recruitment Practices,
CGFNS International, Inc.  |  Philadelphia, PA

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

5:00 - 5:30 pm

Shepperson Suite

Poster Session
5:00 - 6:30 pm

Shepperson Suite

Reception*

*Included in cost of registration

Friday, October 18, 2019
Power Center - Charles J. Dougherty Ballroom, 5th Floor

8:00 am

Shepperson Suite

Registration and Breakfast*

*Included in cost of registration

8:00 - 8:30 am

Shepperson Suite

Poster Session
8:30 – 8:45 am

Conference Rooms
B and C

Welcome

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

Mary Ellen Glasgow, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN
Professor and Dean
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing

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

8:45 – 9:45 am

Conference Rooms
B and C

Keynote Address
"Meeting People Where They Are: A Community Lawyering Perspective"

Caitlin Cocilova, JD
Staff Attorney
Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless  |  Washington, DC

Moderator:
Kathy Sekula, PhD, PMHCNS, FAAN
Professor
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

9:45 – 10:45 am

Conference Rooms B and C

Plenary Panel:
"Homeless Families"

Carlos T. Carter
Executive Director
Homeless Children's Education Fund  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Melissa Ferraro, MAOL
Executive Director
Sisters Place, Inc.  |  Clairton, PA

Peter Giacalone, MCP
Housing Program Coordinator
The Neighborhood Living Programs of UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital  |  Comprehensive Recovery Services  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator:
Melissa Kalarchian, PhD
Professor and Associate Dean for Research
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

10:45 - 11:15 am

Shepperson Suite

Poster Session
11:15 am – 12:30 pm

Conference Room A

Plenary Panel:
"Homeless Veterans"

Mary Frances Pilarski
Health Care for Homeless Veterans Coordinator
VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Susan Rauscher
Executive Director
Catholic Charities  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Marlon Ferguson
Executive Director
Veterans' Place  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Christine L. Pietryga
Chief Operating Officer
Veterans Leadership Program of Western PA  |  Pittsburgh, PA

Moderator:
Lynn Coletta Simko, PhD, RN, CCRN
Clinical Associate Professor
Duquesne University  |  School of Nursing  |  Pittsburgh, PA

12:30 – 1:30 pm

Conference Rooms
B and C

Lunch* and Presentation of the Eileen Zungolo Spirit of Service Award
Posters will be available for viewing during this time in the Shepperson Suite

*Included in cost of registration

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Conference Rooms
B and C

Keynote Address:
"Go to the People"

Jim Withers, MD
Founder and Medical Director
Operation Safety Net  |  Pittsburgh Mercy Health System  |  Pittsburgh, PA

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

2:40 - 2:50 pm

Conference Rooms
B and C

Closing Remarks

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

2:50 pm

Conference Rooms
B and C

Benediction

Fr. William Christy C.S.Sp.
Director of Campus Ministry and University Chaplain
Duquesne University

3:00 pm
Adjournment