2009 Presentations

Thursday, December 3, 2009     

Keynote Presentation: What Makes Jail Diversion Work PDF - Henry J. Steadman, Ph.D.

Seminars (90 min/ea)
Track 1: Mental Health/Justice
Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders in Corrections PDF
- Greg Belle, Ph.D., Nick Tomich, Psy.D.
Track 2: Practice Redesign
Raising the Bar Behind Bars: Applying the Chronic Care Model in Corrections PDF
- Betsy Ha, M.S., Renee Kanan, M.D.
Track 3: Mental Health
Gender Responsive, Trauma-Informed Services for Female Offendors: Briding Research and Practice PDF
- Maria Masotta, Psy.D., Judith Willison, LICSW
Track 4: Practice Redesign
Our Attitudes Toward Patients: Reviving the Compassion in Correctional Health Care
- Lori Kohler, M.D., Stephen Rao, Ph.D.
Lectures (45 min/ea)
Track 1: Workforce

Strategies to Recruit a Clinician Workforce: The Connection Between Social Justice and Correctional Medicine PDF
- Lori Kohler, M.D., Shira Shavit, M.D.

Growing Your Own: Correctional Health Fellowships - Warren Ferguson, M.D., David Thomas, M.D.

Track 2: Infectious Disease

HCV-Related Mortality Among Male Prison Inmates in Texas, 1994-2003 - Amy Harzke, Dr.Ph.

Prevalence of Chronic Medical Conditions Among Inmates in the Texas Prison System - Amy Harzke, Dr.Ph.

Track 3: Mental Health

Validation of the Mental Health Attitude Survey for Police PDF
- Jonathan Clayfield, M.A., LMHC, Albert J. Grudzinskas, Jr., J.D., Kenneth E. Fletcher, Ph.D.

The Primary Health Care Needs of Justice-Involved Persons with Severe Mental Illness: A Population-Based Perspective PDF
- Gary Cuddeback, Ph.D., Carrie Pettus-Davis, M.S.W., Anna Scheyett, Ph.D., Joseph Morrissey, Ph.D.

Track 4: Reentry

Interruption of Antiretroviral Therapy Following Release from Prison - Jacques Baillargeon, Ph.D.

Post Release Wellness Project: Primary Care for Recently Released Prisoners: A Community and University Collaborative - Shira Shavit, M.D., Emily Wang, M.D., Clemens Hong, M.D., Ronald Sanders, CHW

Peer Sessions (15 min/ea)
Track 1: Workforce

Lecture (45 min): Care and Control: Working Alliance Between Young Offendors and Caregivers in a Youth Care Center
- Mylene Orsi, Ph.D., Denis Lafortune, Ph.D., Serge Brochu, Ph.D.

"You Get to See it All": Correctional Health Care Providers' Insights into Recruitment and Retention PDF
- Janet Fraser Hale, Ph.D., APRN, BC, FNP, Healther Lyn Haley, Ph.D., Allyson Brennan, B.A.

Cognitive Behavioral Stress Management Program for Correctional Officers PDF
- Brandi Booth, M.S., Vincent Van Hasselt, Ph.D.

Track 2: Public Health/Infectious Disease

Long Term Mortality in a Cohort of Persons Imprisoned in Georgia, 1991
- Anne Spaulding, M.D., M.P.H., Ryan Seals, B.S., Victoria McCallum, B.S.

Hepatitis B Immunization Program in Jails PDF
- Bethany Weaver, D.O., M.P.H., Rosemary Jackson, M.D., M.P.H.

Monitoring Treatment Outcomes of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Within the Massachusetts Department of Corrections - David Bebinger, M.D., Karen F. Corsi, Sc.D., M.P.H., Robert E. Booth, Ph.D., John F. Steiner, M.D., M.P.H.

Health Needs of Former Inmates: A Qualitative Study - Ingrid Biswanger, M.D., M.P.H.

Health Effects of Mass Tobacco Cessation in Federal Prisons
- Stephen Martin, M.D., Herbert Beam, M.D.

Track 3: Mental Health/Addictions

Comparison of Involuntary Treatment for Forensic Hospital and Corrections Patients PDF
- Juan Ohms, M.D., Janetta Cureton, M.D., Joseph W. Poitier, M.D.

Initiation of Suboxone During Incarceration and Linkage to Treatment Upon Release - Josiah Rich, M.D.

Initiation of Methadone During Incarceration and Linkage to Treatment Upon Release: Results of a Randomized Control Trial
- Josiah Rich, M.D.

Substance Abuse Users Under Surveillance: Youth Offenders' Motivation to Change in a Correctional Facility PDF
- Serge Brochu, Ph.D., Mylene Orsi, Ph.D.

Track 4: Reentry/Public Health

Project START: An Evidence-Based Effective HIV/STI/Hepatitis Prevention Program, from Corrections to the Community - Barry Zack, M.P.H.

Intervention Study to Reintegrate Women with Severe Mental Illness Into Communities Upon Release from Jail - Seth Kurzban, Ph.D., Curley Bonds II, M.D., Lisa Davis, M.S.W.

An Effective HIV Risk Prevention Intervention for Reentering Criminal Justice Populations - Daniel O'Connell, Ph.D., Nicholas Bakken, M.A., Kristin Maiden, M.A., James Inciardi, Ph.D., Steven Martin, M.A.

Bringing the Community Into Correctional Health Care - Why Community Matters - Roberto Potter, Ph.D.

Special Sessions (75 min/ea)

Navigating and Aligning Corrections and Academics PDF
Owen Murray, D.O., Christopher Kosseff, M.S.,  and Patti Onorato, RN, M.S., ANP

A Best Practices Model for the Mentally Ill in Jails PDF
- Lenore Walker, Ed.D., David Shapiro, Ph.D., Vincent Van Hasselt, Ph.D.

Constitutional Minimums for Correctional Health Care: One Receivership's Experience PDF
- Stephen Carter, AICP, Terry Hill, M.D., Jeffrey Metzner, M.D.

Because It's Different Inside: Why the Consent Process Requires a New Approach for People in Prison and Jail  - Barry Zack, M.P.H.

Friday, December 4, 2009

Plenary Session: Human Subject Research with Prisoners: Ethical Values and Legal Regulation - Lawrence O. Gostin, J.D.
Lectures (45 min/ea)
Track 1: Mental Health

An Examination of Medical Release/Compassionate Release Programs and Recommendations for Massachusetts PDF
- Laney Bruner-Canhoto, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.P.H., Kimberly Wamback, B.A.

Psychiatric Disorders and Parole Revocation Among Texas Prison Inmates
- Jacques Baillargeon, Ph.D., Joseph Penn, M.D.

Track 2: Juvenile Justice

Transgender Youth on the Inside: Opportunities and Challenges PDF
- Lori Kohler, M.D., Jody Marksamer, J.D.

Minors' Legal Access to Reproductive Health Services PDF
- Michelle Staples-Horne, M.D., M.P.H.

Track 3: Practice Redesign

Beyond Pharmacy Purchasing: The Role of Clinical Pharmacy Support for the Correctional Healthcare Setting PDF
- Erik Hamel, Pharm.D.

Survivor Therapy Empowerment Program (STEP) PDF
- Lenore Walker, Ed.D., Kelley Gill, M.S., Alison Mulcahy, B.A., Anne Jones, M.S.

Track 4: Reentry/Public Health

Recidivism and the Mentally Ill/Mentally Retarded Inmate
- James DeGroot, Ph.D., Eleanor Brown, M.A., LPC

HIV Care in Prisons of Developing Countries PDF
- John May, M.D.

Plenary Session: Grantsmanship: External Funding of Research in Correctional Institutions - David Wohl, M.D.
Lectures (45 min/ea)
Track 1: Mental Health

Ending It All: What the Data Tell Us About Suicide Prevention - John Wilson, Ph.D., Sharen E. Barboza, Ph.D., Joel T. Andrade, Ph.D.

Paruresis: Everything that You Wanted to Know, But Were Too Bashful to Ask PDF
- Kenneth Appelbaum, M.D.

Track 2: Policy/Addiction

Methadone and Buprenorphine Prescribing and Referral Practices in State and Federal Prisons: Results from a Nationwide Survey PDF
- Josiah Rich, M.D., M.P.H.

Punishing Drug Use in Prison: Balancing Health Risks and Security Concerns PDF
- Megan McLemore, J.D., LLM

Track 3: Practice Redesign

The Role of an EHR in Correctional Practice-Based Research PDF
- Madison Gates, M.S., Anthony Baxter, Ph.D.

A Qualitative Analysis of Electronic Medical Records in Correctional Health Care Settings PDF
- James Coon, Jr., D.H.A.

Track 4: Mental Health

Seminar (90 min): An Interdisplinary Approach to Evaluating Administrative Segregation PDF
- Maureen O'Keefe, M.A., Jeffrey Metzner, M.D., Jamie Fellner, J.D., Larry Reid, M.A., M.S.

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