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Leon and Josephine Winkelman Memorial Lecture

The Leon and Josephine Winkelman Memorial Lecture Series was established at the University of Michigan School of Social Work by the Winkelman brothers - Stanley J., John, Frederick R., and Henry R. - as a memorial to their parents.

The lecture series provides a forum for the presentation of new and emerging knowledge from the social sciences and the helping professions in the field of gerontology, and for the discussion of the application of such knowledge to the development of social policy, the organization and management of social welfare services, and the delivery of social work services.

2018 - The Use of Family to Understand Aging in African Americans

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm: Check-in
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Keynote Presentation & Panelist Response
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm: Reception
School of Social Work, Educational Conference Center

Event and CEU credits are complimentary. Registration is closed. CEU’s are pending approval.

* Livestream will be available on the day of this event. CEUs are not available through livestreaming.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Keith Whitfield

Dr. Keith Whitfield, is the Provost and a Professor of Psychology at Wayne State University. He received his B.A. degree in Psychology from the College of Santa Fe and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in life span Developmental Psychology from Texas Tech University. He also completed post-doctoal work in quantitative genetics at the University of Colorado-Boulder. He has held positions at McNeese State University, Penn State University and Duke University.

 

Panelist Response

More information to come.

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