Elsie Hillman Civic Forum

Idea Exchange

The Academically Based Community Engagement (ABCE) working committee is pleased to announce the third annual Idea Exchange campus conference. 

The Idea Exchange conference is a special event that is open to all faculty, staff, and graduate students, who are interested in learning about the development and implementation of community based research projects.  The conference will offer presentations and discussions on the following topics:  funding your work, cultural competence, compliance, and logistics. 

The event will conclude with a poster and wine reception with an array of appetizers.  

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.  


1:30  Registration

2:00  Welcome:  Lina Dostilio, Ed.D., Assistant Vice Chancellor for Community Engagement

2:10  Keynote:  Martha Terry, PhD, Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health Science, Pitt Public Health

2:30 - 4:00  Rotating Mini-Workshops on:

                     Culturally-Responsive Community Engagement

                      Logistics of Community Work

                     Risk Management and Compliance

                     Funding your Community Projects

4:00 -5:00  Beer and Wine Poster Reception

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