• Common Day 2012
  • Events at WSSW

     GerontologyThe Joanna Mellor Annual Gerontology Conference

     REFRAMING PSYCHOSOCIAL CARE FOR ELDERS, CAREGIVERS, AND SERIOUS ILLNESS:

     A RESPONSE TO EVOLVING HEALTH SYSTEMS

    Featuring Keynote Address: “Building a Care System to Rely Upon when Frail in Old Age”
    Joanne Lynn, MD, Director, Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness, Altarum Institute, Washington, DC

    Friday, November 14, 2014

    9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    At Cardozo Law School

    55 Fifth Avenue @ 12th Street Moot Court Room  New York, NY

       See program here 

     

     3.5 New York/New Jersey Continuing Education Hours Provided

    Continental breakfast provided

     Co-Sponsors:

     Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care Network (SWHPN)

     State Society on Aging of New York (SSA)

     Public Health Association of New York City (PHANYC)

     

     REGISTER ONLINE HERE   

    $75.00 Regular Admission

    $50.00 for seniors (65 yrs +) and WICHOA Members

    $10.00 for student with current school ID

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    Wurzweiler Alumni Networking Event   

     

    DaratsosThursday, November 6, 2014 

     

     Louisa Daratsos, PhD, LCSW (WSSW ’11)

     

     Psychosocial Coordinator for Oncology/ Palliative Care Community & Social Services

     

     at Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System

     

     

     Presenting on

     

    A Social Worker's Role in End of Life Decisions 

     

    Yeshiva University’s Midtown Campus

     

    215 Lexington Ave, New York, NY

     

     5:45 pm

    REGISTER HERE

     

     

     

    Email wurzweileradvancement@yu.edu with any questions.

      

     

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     Open House

    New York City, NY

    November 16th, 2014 12:30pm

    More information/registration

      More information/registration 

     

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    Looking back.....


      Sosua  Sosua panel small   Sosua Screening audience 

      

     Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University in collaboration with the Washington Heights/Inwood YM/YWHA hosted an exploration of the unique relationship between the Dominican Republic and the German Jews of Sosua, who were offered refuge there during the persecution of the Jews in Nazi Germany. After a viewing of the film "SOSUA: MAKE A BETTER WORLD"  a dialogue and panel discussion with the film's producers ocurred,  Dr. Ramona Hernandez, chair of the Dominican Studies department at CUNY, City College, Denny Hertzberg, raised in Sosua, James Labi, LCSW, and Victoria Neznansky, LCSW, Director of Programming at WHI YM/YWHA and the creator of the film.

     

     

     

  • Ethics Seminars

    An opportunity to learn how

    to identify ethical dilemmas

    and their resolution

    presented by WSSW

    Professor Emeritus

    Dr. Normal Linzer

    Norman Linzer

    Read More (PDF)

     

     


     

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