UWPRC Annual Meeting 2021 – Agenda

The UWPRC Annual Meeting will take place virtually on November 2, 2021 from 8:45 AM to 3:00 PM. Registration is required.

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8:45am – 9:00am Welcome 
9:00am – 10:00am Community Experiences with COVID-19

Learn how community agencies adapted to continue services during the pandemic.

Dalvery Blackwell, African American Breastfeeding Network

Scott Strong, RISE

Walter Orzechowski, Southwestern Wisconsin Community Action Programs

Evelyn Cruz, Centro Hispano of Dane County

 10:00am – 10:15am Break
10:15am – 11:15am  The Power of YOUth   

How can you tap into your “YOU” to improve your engagement with children, youth, and families from marginalized communities? 

 Brooks Griffin, The INSPIRED Network and the Milwaukee Bucks

11:15am – 11:30am Break  
11:30am – 12:30pm  Implementation Strategies and Outcomes: Translating Findings to Support Public Health Practice.  

 Dr. Charlan Kroelinger, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

12:30pm – 1:00pm  Lunch  
1:00pm – 1:15pm  UWPRC Core Research Project Update

This presentation will provide an overview and update on the progress of the UWPRC Core Research Project.

Roseanne Clark, PhD Core Research Project Multiple Principal Investigator 

Jane Mahoney, MD Core Research Project Multiple Principal Investigator and Associate Director of Translation 

1:15pm – 2:15pm  Prevention Research in Action 

This session will provide examples of prevention research in progress at UW-Madison. 

 Tova Walsh, PhD 

Leigh Senderowicz, PhD 

Olufunmilola Abraham, PhD 

Jessica Pac, PhD 

Alejandra Ros Pilarz, PhD 

2:15pm – 3:00pm  Center Update and Closing Remarks

This session will provide an update on center accomplishments and what lies ahead for the UWPRC.