Past Events

Spring 2017 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2017 Conference was held in Newport Beach, CA on April 3 – 5, 2017

View the NADD 2017 Spring Conference Program (PDF)

Developing a Positive Agenda for Social Work Programs Under the New Administration – Keeping to Our Core Values and Finding a Way Forward
Panelists:
Tom Gregoire, Ohio State University
Laura Nissen, Portland State University
Anna Scheyett, University of Georgia
Cheryl Waites, Wayne State University
Summarized Notes of the Session (PDF)

Disability Policy Practice in the 21st Century: Putting the Disjuncture Framework to Work
Presenters:
Stephen Gilson, PhD, Coordinator Interdisciplinary Disability Studies
Professor Interdisciplinary Disability Studies and School of Social Work
Cooperating Faculty, School of Policy and International Affairs
University of Maine

Elizabeth DePoy, PhD, Professor of Interdisciplinary Disability Studies and Social Work
Cooperating Faculty, School of Policy and International Affairs and Mechanical Engineering
University of Maine
Presentation (PDF)

Preparing Students and Faculty for Policy Impact
Presenter:
Mary McKay, Washington University at St. Louis
Panelists:
Nina Heller, University of Connecticut
Sharon Johnson, University of Missouri-St. Louis
Tim Rehner, University of Southern Mississippi
Patricia White, The Fund for Social Policy Education and Practice supported by The New York Community Trust
Presentations coming soon

Fall 2016 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2016 Meeting was held on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 in Atlanta, GA.

View the NADD 2016 Fall Meeting Program

General Session and Panel Discussion: “Building Peaceful Coalitions of Law Enforcement & the Community: Lessons from Programs”
Facilitator: Will Rainford, Catholic University of America

Panelists:
Karen Bullock, North Carolina State University Presentation (PDF)
Charnetta G. Cole, Alabama A & M University Presentation (PDF)
Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California
Cleve Gilmore, Case Western Reserve University Presentation (PDF)
Martell Teasley, University of Texas at San Antonio

Spring 2016 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2016 Conference was held in San Juan, Puerto Rico on March 21 – 23, 2016.

View the NADD 2016 Spring Conference Program (PDF)

NADD Business Meeting
Cleve Gilmore Report on Behalf of the Task Force on a Shared Conference Week
Poll on Conference Attendance (PDF)

“Hot Topic Session on Latinos in Social Work Education: Looking Back, In the Present, to the Future and Inwardly”
Presenters:
Larry Ortiz, Loma Linda University
Virginia Rondero Hernandez, California State University, Fresno
Presentation (PDF)

“Addressing Social and Human Services Issues in Puerto Rico”
Moderator:
Luis Zayas, University of Texas at Austin

Presenters:
Carmen R. Nazario, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work; PI of the Human Services Research Partnership Project at Metro Campus, Inter American University of Puerto Rico (IAUPR Metro Campus)
The Welfare of Children and Families in Puerto Rico (PDF)

Ibis S. Carrión González, Director, Institute of Research, Education and Services in Addiction (IRESA) Universidad Central del Caribe, Puerto Rico

Elizabeth Miranda, Director, School of Social Work, Metropolitan Campus, Inter American University of Puerto Rico

Lilian Albite-Velez, Director, Graduate School of Social Work, University of Puerto Rico in San Juan

Carmen Belén Rivera, National Association of Schools of Social Work in Puerto Rico

“General Session on Grand Challenges and NADD’s Role in Their Implementation”
Moderator:
Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California

Panelists:
Richard Barth, University of Maryland
Presentation (PDF)
Barbara Shank, St. Catherine University, University of St. Thomas
Presentation (PDF)

Fall 2015 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2015 Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 in Denver, CO.

View the NADD 2015 Fall Meeting Program

NADD Business Meeting
Cleve Gilmore Report on Behalf of the Task Force on a Shared Conference
Report (PDF)

General Session on Social Justice and Racial Violence: Follow Up Conversation with NADD Members on What They Did in Reaction to the Initial Discussion
Facilitator: Larry Davis, University of Pittsburgh
Presentation (PDF)
Breakout Group 4 Findings (PDF)

Hot Topic Session #1: Social Innovation / SW Leadership in Social Innovation
Presenters:
Alberto Godenzi, Boston College
Jeffrey Edleson, University of California at Berkeley
Debra McPhee, Fordham University
Laura Nissen, Portland State University
Jeffrey Edleson Presentation (PDF)

Hot Topic Session #2: Succession Planning
Facilitators:
Wynne Korr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Laura Lein, University of Michigan
James Herbert Williams, University of Denver
Notes from Laura Lein (PDF)

Spring 2015 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2015 Conference was held in San Diego, CA on March 30 – April 1, 2015.

View the NADD 2015 Spring Conference Program (PDF)

“Addressing Race, Racism and Social Injustice. How We Can Do a Better Job of Discussing Race in Our Individual Schools”

Leader of the Session:
Larry Davis, University of Pittsburgh
Presentation (PDF)

Co-Presenters:
Sue Pearlmutter, Rhode Island College
Martell Teasley, University of Texas at San Antonio
List of Books mentioned by Dr. Teasley

“Recruitment and Retention of Social Work Faculty”
Presenters:
Robin Mama, Monmouth University
Amy Bess, Global Social Service Workforce Alliance
Presentation (PDF)

“Sustaining Faculty of Color: Sharing Our Stories to Help Make Their Stories”
Please click below to see photos of the feedback posters from small groups:
Small group 1
Small group 2
Small group 3
Small group 4
Small group 5

“Strategies for Recruiting and Retaining Faculty of Color”
Statement of Findings (PDF)

Facilitators:
Darlyne Bailey, Bryn Mawr College
Sue Pearlmutter, Rhode Island College
Margie Sable, University of Missouri-Columbia

“Raising Social Work’s Visibility on Campus”
Presenter:
Alberto Godenzi, Boston College
Presentation (PDF)

“Hot Topic Session on How Doctoral Programs are Training New Faculty— Their Practice and Teaching Experience”
Presenters:
Goutham Menon, University of Nevada, Reno
Lynn Videka, New York University
Presentation (PDF)
Meeting Notes (PDF)

“Campus Sexual Violence: Complexities, Culture and Collective Action”
Noel Busch-Armendariz, University of Texas at Austin
Luis Zayas, University of Texas at Austin
Presentation (PDF)

“Raising Social Work’s Visibility on Campus: Sexual Assault on Campus as a Case Example”
Presentation Notes (PDF)

“Integrative Mind-Body-Spirit Social Work Initiative”
Presenter:
Salome Raheim, University of Connecticut
Presentation (PDF)

“Are We Doing Enough to Affect Social Policy? – A Ground Floor Conversation with a Grantmaker about Strategies to Transform our Approach to Education”
Presenters:
Patricia A. White, Fund for Social Policy Education and Practice
Holly Delany Cole, Fund for Social Policy Education and Practice
Presentation (PDF)

Fall 2014 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2014 Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Tampa, FL.

View the NADD 2014 Fall Meeting Program

NADD August 2014 Survey Results
Jacqueline Mondros, NADD President
Presentation (PDF)

Featured Topic Presentation – Social Justice and Racial Violence: Responses and Discussion with NADD Members
Presenters:
Sue Pearlmutter, Rhode Island College
Martell Teasley, The University of Texas at San Antonio
Summary of Findings (PDF)

Spring 2014 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2014 Conference was held in Asheville, NC on April 10-12, 2014.

View the NADD 2014 Spring Conference Program

“The Healthcare Ecosystem – A Capitol Hill Update”
Linda Rosenberg, President and CEO, National Council for Behavioral Health
Presentation (PDF)

“Addressing Essential Topics Relevant to Social Workers and the Social Work Profession”
Angelo McClain, Chief Executive Officer, NASW
Presentation (PDF)

“Social Work Week: Three Conferences, One City”
Panelists:
Grover “Cleve” Gilmore, Case Western Reserve University
Bonnie Yegidis, University of Central Florida
Eileen Levy, San Francisco State University
Will Rainford, Catholic University of America
Presentation (PDF)

“Building (More) Collaborations Among Social Work Partners to Ensure Licensure Success”
Mary Jo Monahan, Chief Executive Officer, Association of Social Work Boards
Dorinda N. Noble, Texas State University-San Marcos
Presentation (PDF)

“Cultivating the Next Generation of Academic Leaders: The Hartford Doctoral Fellows Program”
Jim Lubben, Boston College
Presentation (PDF)

Fall 2013 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2013 Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 in Dallas, TX.

View the NADD 2013 Fall Meeting Program

Spring 2013 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2013 Conference was held in Laguna Beach, CA on April 8-10, 2013.

View the NADD 2013 Spring Conference Agenda

Session for New Deans, Directors, and Chairs
Moderator: Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

“The impact of new and emerging technologies on cognition in online learning environments.”
Presenter: Dr. Phil Ice, Vice President, Research and Development, American Public University System
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

The Network for Social Work Management
Presenters: Dick Edwards, Rutgers University and Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint) Coming Soon!

Grand Challenges Session

• What are the Challenges?
• What are the benefits of achieving this challenge?
• What is the scientific pieces currently in place and what do we need to put in place to give evidence that these challenges are achievable?

Presenters:
Richard Barth, University of Maryland
Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Facilitator:
Todd Rofuth – Modified Delphi Policy Technique to identify NADD proposed Grand Challenges

Implementing Online Education Session
Facilitators:
Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)
Gary Anderson, Michigan State University
Michael Patchner, Indiana University

Fall 2012 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2012 Meeting was held on Thursday, November 8, 2012 in Washington, DC.

View the NADD 2012 Fall Meeting Program

Spring 2012 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2012 Conference was held in Fort Lauderdale, FL on April 2-4, 2012.

View the NADD 2012 Spring Conference Program

ASWB Presentation: Social Work Licensing Exams: Fact or Fiction
Presenter: Donna DeAngelis, Executive Director, Association of Social Work Boards
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Presentations from the Session on Economic Injustice
Presenter: Marcia Meyers, Professor of Social Work and Public Affairs, Director, West Coast Poverty Center, University of Washington
Slide Presentation (PDF)

Presenter: Wen-Jui Han, Professor, Silver School of Social Work, New York University
“Poverty, Inequality, and Discrimination” Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Health Disparities Task Force Presentation
Presenter: Lorraine Salas, Arizona State University, Project Director – Behavioral Health Disparities Curriculum Infusion Project (OMH/NADD Project)
Slide Presentation (PDF)

Overview of National Policy Changes and Pending Governmental Issues
Presenter: Wendy Naus, CSWE Governmental Relations Consultant, Lewis-Burke Associates
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint) Handout 1 Handout 2

Presentation on EPAS 2015 Updates
Presenter: Steve Holloway, Director, Office of Accreditation, CSWE
Slide Presentation (PDF)

Relationships among National Social Work Organizations: Common Ground, Common Agenda
Panelists:
Rick Barth – American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare Slide Presentation (PDF) coming soon!
James Herbert Williams – NADD Slide Presentation (PDF)
Julia Watkins – CSWE Common Agenda Topics

Focusing on social work organizations working together
Presenter: Jeanne Marsh, President SSWR, University of Chicago Slide Presentation (PowerPoint) coming soon!
Presenter: Rowena Fong, Past President, SSWR, University of Texas at Austin Slide Presentation (PowerPoint) coming soon!

Session: “Recruitment and Retention Strategies for Latino Social Work Faculty and Students.”
Facilitators:
Larry Ortiz, Professor of Social Work, Department of Social Work, CSU Dominguez Hills
Santos Hernandez, The University of Texas at Arlington

Session Handout Session Follow-up

Fall 2011 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2011 Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 in Atlanta, GA.

View the NADD 2011 Fall Meeting Program

CDC Presentation "Getting to Know CDC: What Type of Research is Happening? Are there Opportunities for Social Work?"

Panelists:
Dr. Lynda Anderson, Director of the Healthy Aging Program, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)
Dr. Amy DeGroff, Evaluator, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)
Dr. Bryce Smith, Lead Health Scientist, Division of Viral Hepatitis
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Spring 2011 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2011 Conference was held in Laguna Beach, CA on April 13-16, 2011.

View the NADD 2011 Spring Conference Program

Breakfast session on Advanced Practice Doctorate
Chair: Dick Edwards, Leadership Forum Task Force on DSW
Panelists: Jerry Bourjolly, University of Pennsylvania; Marilyn Flynn, University of Southern California; Karen Sowers, University of Tennessee

Report of Task Force on the Practice Doctorate

Fall 2010 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2010 Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 in Portland, OR.

View the NADD Fall 2010 Meeting Program (PDF)

Spring 2010 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2010 Conference was held in Naples, Florida on April 8-10, 2010. View the NADD Spring 2010 Conference Agenda (PDF).

CSWE’s Public Policy Initiative Update on Federal Advocacy Activities and Trends

Wendy Naus
Lewis-Burke Associates LLC
Slide Presentation (PDF)

How to Improve Your Web Page and Marketing

Lisa Witter
Chief Strategy Officer, Fenton Communications
Slide Presentation (PDF)

Social Work Education and Technology: Challenges and Opportunities

James Herbert Williams
Graduate School of Social Work, University of Denver
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

From Research Culture to Infrastructure: Enhancing Capacity Building in Social Work Programs

Jerry Flanzer
San Jose State University Graduate Studies and Research
and
Ruth McRoy
Boston College Graduate School of Social Work
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Fall 2009 Meeting

The NADD Fall 2009 Meeting was held on Friday, November 6th in San Antonio, TX.

View the NADD Fall 2009 Meeting schedule (PDF).

Spring 2009 Meeting

The NADD Spring 2009 Conference was held in Scottsdale, Arizona on March 15-18, 2009. View the conference agenda (XLS) as well as following PowerPoint presentations:

Improving the Health Care of Older Adults Through Social Work

Corinne H. Rieder
Executive Director & Treasurer
John A. Hartford Foundation
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)



REACH-SW presentation

Presentation on Research and Empirical Applications for Curriculum Enhancement in Social Work
Laurie Brockmann
Danya International, Inc.
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Fundraising for Endowment and Major Gifts

Steven Huberman
Dean of Graduate School of Social Work
Touro College

BPD Conference, Phoenix, AZ – March 18, 2009
Session Sponsored by BPD, GADE and NADD

The How’s of Attracting, Marketing, and Managing a Social Work Faculty and the Social Work Program

Joint Presentation by BPD, NADD, GADE
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Branding & Marketing to Potential Faculty

Barbara Rittner
Director, PhD Program
Associate Dean for External Affairs University of Buffalo, School of Social Work
(Chair of GADE)
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Human Resources in BSW Programs

Todd Rofuth
Chairperson and Professor
Social Work Department
Southern Connecticut State University (Vice President of NADD)
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Fall 2008 Meeting

The Fall 2008 NADD Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 29th in Philadelphia, PA.

View the Fall 2008 NADD meeting program (PDF).

Download the PowerPoint presentation "Unit/Title configurations October 2008" by NADD President, Alberto Godenzi, Dean of the Boston College Graduate School of Social Work.

Spring 2008 Meeting

The Spring 2008 NADD Meeting was held from Wednesday, March 12th through Saturday, March 15th, 2008 at Hotel Albuquerque in old town Albuquerque, NM.

View PowerPoint presentations from the meeting on a broad range of topics, including "University Perspectives on Social Work," "Student Rights and Legal Issues&quot,; and "How to Build Faculty Capacity in Research & Teaching."

University Perspectives on Social Work

Lynn Videka
Vice President for Research
University at Albany
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Ann Nichols-Casebolt
Associate Vice President for Research Development
Virginia Commonwealth University
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Nancy Koroloff
Associate Vice Provost for Research and Sponsored Projects
Portland State University
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Social Work Reinvestment Initiative

Betsy Clark
NASW Executive Director
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Disaster Task Force Meeting

Special Guest: Usha Nayar, Former Deputy Director of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences; Mumbai, India; visiting Professor at the George Warren Brown School of Social Work

Slide Presentation (PowerPoint) (visit http://www.tiss.edu for additional information regarding this presentation)

Student Rights and Legal Issues

Sheldon Gelman
Session Chair
Yeshiva University

Dan Sharphorn
Deputy General Counsel
University of Texas System

Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Evidence Based Initiatives in Field Education

Katharine Briar-Lawson
University at Albany, State University of New York
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Eddie Lawlor
Washington University
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Evidence Based Practice

Joan Zlotnik
Institute for the Advancement of Social Work Research
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Nancy Smyth
University at Buffalo, SUNY
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

How to Build Faculty Capacity in Research & Teaching

Jack M. Richman
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Fall 2007 Meeting

The Fall 2007 NADD Meeting was held on Friday, October 26th 2007 at the Hilton San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

Marketing 101 Breakout Session

Session co-sponsored by National Association of Deans & Directors, Social Work Leadership Institute and New York Academy of Medicine.

Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)
Session Notes (PDF)

Social Work and Disasters (APM Session sponsored by NADD)

Nancy Smyth
University at Buffalo, SUNY

Ron Marks
Tulane University

Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Fall 2006 Meeting

Welcome speech from Savannah Mayor Otis Johnson (PDF)

Leveraging Funds and Infrastructure Enhancements for Research Centers

Session organized by the Institute for the Advancement of Social Work Research (IASWR).

Session Overview (PDF)
Session Guide and Resources (PDF)
Session Discussion Summary (PDF)

Spring 2006 Meeting

Innovations Exchange on Development Strategies

Ike Adams, Marilyn Flynn, Dick Edwards, Peter Vaughn, and Sue Tebb

Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

NIH Funding

Jerry Flanzer
Senior Health Science Administrator
NIDA
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Developing a Case Statement

Randy L. Holgate
Senior V. P. University Resources
University of Chicago
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Making the Case

Pat Volland
Director, Social Work Leadership Institute
Senior V. P. for Administration and Finance
NYAM
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Those Pesky Case Statements

Rita J. Galowich
President
Fund Inc.
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Fall 2005 Meeting

Evidence Based Practice and Intervention Research

Jack Richman
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Research Infrastructure Models

Ruth McRoy
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

Social Work Practice Research: The Question of Questions

Enola Proctor
Slide Presentation (PowerPoint)

The Campbell Collaboration: International Efforts to Synthesize Evidence for Practice

Julia Littel
Slide Presentation (PDF)