Social Work Grand Challenges Kickoff

Past event

Craig Hall, Room 120, Community Room

What: Social Work Grand Challenges | Science for Action Series | Ensuring Healthy Development for Youth in Colorado: The Power of Prevention

When: Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Where: University of Denver - Graduate School of Social Work
2148 S. High St.
Denver, CO 80208
Cost: This event is FREE, Registration is required
Food: Morning coffee/tea and lunch will be provided


8:30-9:00am - Welcome and Opening Remarks from Chancellor Rebecca Chopp and Dean Amanda Moore McBride
9:00-9:15am - Special Recognition and Award to Governor John Hickenlooper
9:15-10:15am - Plenary Address: Unleashing the Power of Prevention in Colorado by J. David Hawkins, Ph.D.
10:30-11:15am - Prevention in Colorado: Statewide Initiatives and Supports
11:15-12:00pm - Creating and Enhancing Infrastructure for Prevention Practices and Policies
12:00-1:15pm - Lunch (provided)
1:15-2:15pm - The Communities that Care (CTC) Initiative in Colorado
2:30-3:45pm - Breakout Interactive Sessions
Networking Across Colorado CTC Communities
Prevention Workforce Development
3:45-4:00pm - Closing Remarks, Jeff Jenson, Ph.D.

Register for the in-person or virtual session here.