About the conference

IMPORTANT: To keep everyone as safe as possible, we will be instating mandatory health and safety protocols such as proof of full vaccination (not the booster), use of face masks, and social distancing throughout the conference.

Pre-Conference: Becoming a Warrior for Racial/Social Justice in the Work Environment

April 5, 2022 $100 

Co-sponsored by International Association of Latino Nurse Faculty (IALNF)

Join IALNF and receive waived pre-conference registration!

Learn more here http://www.intlatinonursefaculty.org/

Conference: Racial/Social Justice in Caring for the Most Vulnerable with a Focus on Human Trafficking, Child Abuse and Domestic Violence

April 6-7, 2022 $300 

Conference Learning Outcomes
  1. Eighty percent of the attendees will identify at least one way they will change their practice in caring for the most vulnerable in relation to Racial and Social Justice issues related to health.
  2. Attendees will discuss the public healthcare response and interprofessional education required to address vulnerable populations.
  3. Attendees will identify barriers to racial/social justice through discussion of national policy or legislative initiatives that affect vulnerable populations.

WHAT CONTINUING EDUCATION IS OFFERED? Continuing Education will be provided for Nurses, Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors and Psychologists

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing is approved by the Texas State Board of Socials Workers Examiners to provide Social Worker CE.

Centralized Training Infrastructure for Evidence Based Practices is an approved provider by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors

Event schedule

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

9:00-11:30 AM

IALNF Board Meeting

1:00-4:00 PM

Strategies on Becoming a Warrior for Racial Justice in the Work Environment
Dr. Rumay Alexander, Clinical Professor Adult Health & Social Justice, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

4:15-5:15 PM

Exhibit Speed Dating Style

5:30-7:00 PM

IALNF New Members Meeting

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 Conference Day 1

7:30-8:00

Breakfast & Check-in

Location: Pre-Function

8:00-8:10

Welcome: Where we started, where are we now; why is this topic so important; Dr. Elaine Hardy, Chair of Cultural Inclusion Planning Committee

Location: Ballrooms ABC

8:15-9:15

Keynote day 1 Dr. Rumay Alexander

The Impact of the Pandemic on Vulnerable Populations

Location: Ballrooms AB

9:20-10:20

Invited Speaker: Erica T. Sosa. PhD, MCHES, Associate Dean for Research, The University of Texas at San Antonio, College of Health, Community Policy

Topic: Disciplines involved in the Social Determinants of Health

Location: Ballroom ABC

10:20-10:30

Break & Exhibits

10:30-11:00

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

11:05-11:35

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

11:35-12:40

Lunch on own & Exhibits

12:40-1:10

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

1:15-1:45

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

1:50-2:20

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

2:20-2:30

Break & Exhibits

2:30-3:00

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

3:05-3:35

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

3:35-3:45

Daily Debrief by Dr. Elaine Hardy

Location: Ballroom ABC

4:30-5:30

Poster Reception – Authors Present their Work

Location: Minuet Room

Thursday, April 7, 2022 Conference Day 2

7:30-8:00

Breakfast & Check-in

Location: Pre-Function

8:00-9:00

Keynote Day 2: Melissa I. M. Torres, PhD, MSW (She, Heer Hers/Ella)

Topic: Addressing Social Determinants of Health and Systemic Oppression in Anti-Trafficking Efforts

Location: Ballroom ABC

9:05-10:05

Invited Speaker: Adela Uchida

Topic: Stories of Victims of hate crimes and how the media is covering and addressing this global issue

Location: Ballrooms ABC

10:10-10:40

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

 

10:45-11:15

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

 

11:15-12:45

Lunch on Own

12:45-1:15

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

 

1:20-1:50

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

1:50-2:00

Break

2:00-2:30

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

2:35-3:05

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

3:10-3:40

Podium Presentation chosen from abstracts

Location: Ballroom ABC

3:45-4:15

Ending Debrief & Wrap up; Dr. Elain Hardy & Dr. Norma Martinez Rogers