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ENHP Day - Friday, May 4, 2012

The administration, students, and faculty of the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions invite you to the inaugural ENHP Day on Friday, May 4, 2012. It will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Mandell Jewish Community Center, located at 335 Bloomfield Ave., one mile from the University campus. This event will highlight ENHP faculty and student research/scholarship, scholarship across disciplines, and new and existing partnerships with the professional community.

Doors open at 12:30 p.m., parking is free, and refreshments will be served.

ENHP alumni, clinical and adjunct faculty, former faculty, area educators and health professionals, and ENHP’s community partners will find a variety of relevant discussions and presentations. All members of the University and Greater Hartford communities are also invited to stop by for any part of the afternoon’s events.

Printable schedule of events (pdf)
map and directions


1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Roger V. Gonzalez, President, LIMBS International - an organization that transforms the lives of amputees throughout the developing world - signs affiliation agreement with the University of Hartford.  LIMBS International


1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Keynote: Enabling Technologies:  From Human Achievement to a Dolphin Tale - Kevin Carroll, V.P. Hanger Clinic.  Hanger Clinic


2:45 - 4:45 p.m.

Research Roundtable Discussions - ENHP faculty and Educational Leadership doctoral students hold informal discussions about current research projects. Session 1 at 2:45 p.m. Session 2 at 3:45 p.m.  Details


3:45 - 5:15 p.m.

Mentored Research - Faculty in Physical Therapy mentor doctoral students' group research/scholarly projects. Groups present their work in 15 minute segments.  Details


5:15 - 6 p.m.

Refreshments and Conversation
View  Poster Presentations


6 p.m.

Education Panel: The Role of Higher Education in K-12 Innovation with panelists Paul Holzer, Director, Achieve Hartford!, Christina Kishimoto, Superintendent, Hartford Public Schools, Phil Streifer, Superintendent, Bristol Public Schools.  More