Classes & Events

10th Annual Nazih Zuhdi Social Work Conference Overcoming Obstacles: Mental Health and Chronic Disease

3300 NW Expressway
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Friday, Sep 20, 2019 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Please join us for the 10th Annual Nazih Zuhdi Social Work Conference.  It is open to social workers, RN, dietitians and more – no one is excluded. 

Non-INTEGRIS employees must pay $25. INTEGRIS employees may attend for free.

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8 a.m. Registration / breakfast • Foyer
8:45 a.m. Welcome • Auditorium
9 a.m. Chronic Illness and the Mind: Connections and Considerations • (1 CEU) Chris Duroy, Ph.D. 
10 a.m. Smells Like Teen Spirit: Challenges to Compliance for Adolescents • (1 CEU) Ashley Ochs, M.A., CCLS, GC-C • Laura Linville, B.S., CCLS
11 a.m. Break • Foyer
11:15 a.m. Incapacitated: Who Speaks for Me When I Cannot? • (1 CEU) Jody Joiner, J.D.
12:15 p.m. Lunch • Cafeteria atrium

1 p.m.  Effects of Chronic Mental Illness on Chronic Medical Conditions Including Transplant • (1 CEU) Gayathri Dasharathy, M.D.
2 p.m. Patient and Family Perspective: Personal Experience in Transplant Recovery • (.5 CEUs)  James Mueller, Sherry Thompson
2:30 p.m.  Break • Foyer
2:45 p.m. Giving Organs to “Bad” People: Ethical Issues in Allocating and Caring for Difficult Patients • (1 CEU) Derrick Pemberton, RN
3:45 p.m. Evaluations and wrap-up

5.5 CEUs (3 hours Ethics) from the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers

Registration is closed.