Agenda for Doing What Matters for Alabama's Children

January 24, 2017 - Bryant Conference Center

   
7:45 a.m.

Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibits

8:30 a.m.

Invocation and Presentation of Colors  

8:40 a.m.

Welcome and America's Promises
Amanda Waller, Executive Director, Tuscaloosa’s One Place 
Dr. Charles Nash, Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, UA System

8:50 a.m.

State of Children in Alabama
TBA, VOICES for Alabama’s Children

9:15 a.m.

Topic TBA
Mary Turner, Attorney, Turner Law Group

9:45 a.m.

Exhibits and Networking

10:00 a.m.

The Cost of Crime
Mary Scott Hunter, Representative, Alabama State Board of Education

10:30 a.m.

Self Care Starts with ME
Becky Schwartz Corbett, BSCorbett Consulting, LLC

11:20 a.m.

Topic TBA
Alabama State Department of Education 

12:05 p.m.

Lunch, Exhibits and Networking

1:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions (Select one)

A.   Bullying/Internet Safety 
TBA

B.  Trauma, Informed Care, Loss, Responding to Tragedy 
Kevin Burns, Division Chair, Behavioral Sciences Shelton State Community College

C.  Human Trafficking, In Our Backyard
Tajuan McCarty, Founder, The Well House

D.  School Climate
TBA   

E.  Health Issues if Alabama
Karen Landers, Area Health Officer for Alabama Department of Public Health Area 1

2:10 p.m.

Breakout Sessions (Select one)

A.   Bullying/Internet Safety 
TBA

B.  Trauma, Informed Care, Loss, Responding to Tragedy 
Kevin Burns, Division Chair, Behavioral Sciences Shelton State Community College

C.  Human Trafficking, In Our Backyard
Tajuan McCarty, Founder, The Well House


D.  Mentoring
Rodney Pelt, CEO, Mind Changers, Inc. 


E.  Pediatrics and Children in Systems  
Brian S. Gannon, MD, FAAP - Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, College of Community Health Sciences, University of Alabama School of Medicine