Community Based Service Learning Program (CBSL)

Professional Development

Community Conversation Luncheons  

Determinants of Health Conversation with Dayle Hodge, MD PhD candidate rotating in the laboratory of Dr. Wenjun Guo, Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 12:30 pm -1:30 pm  

Considering Research & IRB Conversation with Marni L. LoIacono Merves, LMSW, MA; Administrator, Medical Student Research.  Thinking about developing research or presenting a poster at conference or at Einstein while serving the community?  Be sure to reserve for this special hour and get the guidance you need to make it happen.  Thursday, January 12, 2017, 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm 

Advocacy Conversation TBA-- learn from Einstein’s best about advocacy.  Monday, February 6, 2017, 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm  

Legal Implications Conversation with Dana Lee, senior counsel for medical school affairs at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, is responsible for all legal and compliance issues for the College, including contracts, research agreements, institutional governance and compliance, regulatory compliance and issues relating to research, faculty and students, among others. Ms. Lee is ready to help you answer your questions regarding legal concerns and your projects. Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm   

Health Literacy Conversation with Heather Archer-Dyer, MPH, CHES, Director of Community Health Outreach for the Department of Family and Social Medicine; Director of Community-Based Service Learning for the Office of Diversity Enhancement; Faculty Leader for the Introduction to Clinical Medicine Diversity and Culturally Responsive Care Selective; and Subdomain Chair for Community, Environmental, and Occupational Health, Population Health and the Practice of Medicine Theme Curriculum. Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm   

Monday E-CAN Dinner Series    

Two Option Boundaries in Community Projects Evening: Monday December 12, 2016, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm @ the Price Center  

Boundaries in Working with Minors – moderator: Andrew Johnson, Ph.D., and Kim Ohaegbulam, MSTP members of HOOP and EiSCI with: 

Carol Terilli, PT, DPT, Director of Pediatric Physical Therapy, Center Coordinator of Clinical Education, Rose F. Kennedy Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center (CERC) and mentor for BUDDIES  

Tier’a Berry, Program Coordinator South Bronx, Police Athletic League working closely with HOOPS 

Daniel Layer, Assistant Principal, Pelham Lab School working closely with EiSCI 

Cara Stevenson-Hunter, M.S., Director of Bx-HOPE 

And more 

Boundaries in Working with Adults – moderator:  Tiffany Rodriguez, Ferkauf Psychology student and member of SPHERE;  (to be confirmed) Alana Frauaff, MSII and member of HOPE with: 

Alfred Charles, Living Room, BxWORKS – works with HOPE 

Francis Palazzolo, The Living Room, BxWORKS – works with HOPE 

 William Jordan, MD, MPH -- PACT faculty 

Mid-Year Reflection with Dr. Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz & Dr. Laura Smith, Teachers College, Columbia University, Monday, January 30, 2017, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm  

Beyond Motivational Interviewing: Applying Psychological Skills in Your Community Work with TBA, Monday, March 20, 2017, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 

For more information or to RSVP for any of these events, please contact: or call 718-430-CBSL. Community Based Service Learning office is located at 407 Belfer, Mondays - Thursdays. 


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