Topic: “Oncology Social Workers: A Safe Harbor in the Storm”
The theme for our 2016 conference reminds us that oncology social workers play a pivotal role in improving the quality of life for cancer patients, their families and communities. Through innovation, collaboration and compassion we bring comfort and peace of mind.
Time: 4-6 May
Social Workers in Oncology: A Harbor to Seek in Romania
FIRST AOSW Research Institute and professional networking:
Dr. Iris Cohen Fineberg, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Stony Brook, School of Social Welfare
Christina Bach, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, OncoLink
Karlynn BrintzenhofeSzoc, Ph.D., LCSW-C Associate Professor, Director
Julianne Oktay, PhD, MSW, AOSW Research Director
Denalee O’Malley of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick
Brad Zebrack, PhD, MSW, MPH, Professor of Social Work at the University of Michigan
Irwin Epstein, Professor Emeritus, Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, City University of New York
Krista Nelson, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, Cancer Support Services
Dr. Tara Shapmire, Kent School of Social Work
Lynne Padgett, Program Director at National Cancer Institute/NIH
Dr. Carole Mayer – Northern Cancer Foundation, Canada
David Michael Latini, PhD, MSW, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston
Abstracts & Author Bios are here.
More information and conference programme on this link.