2010 Research Conference

Conference Program
Northern Regional - Panel Presentations

Northern Regional Conference
March 5, 2010
Hotel Shattuck Plaza, Berkeley, CA

11:00 am – 12:00 pm         Research Panel Presentations, Session I

PANEL 1         Crystal Ballroom, Section I

ACCESSIBILITY AND TRANSPORTATION
Moderator: Mary D'Alleva, CSU East Bay

  • Technology Access in Resource-Limited Environments
    • Marc Krizack, San Francisco State University
  • Community-Based Transportation Engineering Research Projects at Sacramento State
    • Kevan Shafizadeh, CSU Sacramento

PANEL 2         Crystal Ballroom, Section II

BRIDGING SERVICE LEARNING & RESEARCH
Moderator: Elena Klaw, San José State University

  • Disaster Preparedness in San Francisco: An Action-Research Partnership
    • Gerald Eisman, San Francisco State University
    • Donna Calame, San Francisco In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority
    • Harvey (Skip) Davis, San Francisco State University
    • Lynette G. Landry, San Francisco State University
  • Understanding the Impacts of Service Learning in Preservice Teacher Preparation
    • Susan Gomez, CSU Sacramento
    • Ana Garcia-Nevarez, CSU Sacramento
    • Amy  Strage, San José State University

PANEL 3         Whitecotton Room, 6th floor

COMMUNITY RESOURCES IN JEOPARDY
Moderator: Steve Roussos, San Diego State University

  • Community Inquiry: Valuing the Turlock Public Library
    • Kelvin Jasek-Rysdahl, CSU Stanislaus
    • Jane Younglove, CSU Stanislaus
  • Chico Farmers Market Study: Collaboration Across Discipline and Communities
    • LaDona Knigge, CSU Chico
    • Richard Gitelson, CSU Chico
    • Andy Holcombe, City of Chico
    • Amy Lukens, CSU Chico
    • John Rucker, City of Chico
    • Caleb Weeks, CSU Chico

PANEL 4         Boiler Room, Section C

HEALTH EDUCATION
Moderator: Jana Noel, CSU Sacramento

  • Partnering to Reduce Risk of Hepatitis C Virus in College Students
    • Heather Diaz, CSU Sacramento
  • A Welfare-to-Wellness-to-Work Program
    • Carolyn Martin, CSU Stanislaus

 

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm                   Research Panel Presentation*

Boiler Room, Section C

Culturally Relevant Health Care Practices
Moderator: Lynn Van Hofwegen, CSU East Bay

  • Developing the Capacity for Community-Driven Research to Eliminate Health Disparities
    • Stergios Roussos, San Diego State University
    •  Christine Noguera, Golden Valley Health Centers
    • Felicia Batts, Golden Valley Health Centers

*due to an error by the conference planners, this panel presentation will be offered from 3:00-3:30 pm as a concurrent session during the 3:00-4:00pm session: Small Group Discussions on a Topic of Interest. Participants who would like to attend this panel, can then attend a small group discussion from 3:30 – 4:00 pm. Information on small group discussion topics will be available in your conference packet.


4:15 pm – 5:15 pm         Research Panel Presentations, Session II

PANEL 1         Crystal Ballroom, Section II

DOCUMENTARIES FOR EDUCATING AND ADVOCATING
Moderator: Gerald Eisman, San Francisco State University

  • The Oak Park Story Documentary Film
    • Valerie Soe, San Francisco State University
    • Russell Jeung, San Francisco State University
  • Maasai Migrants and Applied Visual Anthropology
    • Shamia Sandles, San Francisco State University
  • Testimonies from Maasai Homestead
    • Michael Crammond, San Francisco State University
    • Kellen Prandini, San Francisco State University

PANEL 2         Boiler Room, Section C

LANGUAGE & LITERACY
Moderator: Maxwell Davis, CSU East Bay

  • 5th Dimension Magical Web
    • Lynda Stone, CSU Sacramento
    • Ana Garcia-Nevarez, CSU Sacramento
    • Jacqueline Hotchkiss, CSU Sacramento
  • Mapping the Way to Language Learning:  The Impact of Metalinguistic Awareness and Self-Assessment
    • Marian Talbot, CSU East Bay

PANL 3         Crystal Ballroom, Section I

RESPONDING TO THE ECONOMIC CRISIS
Moderator: Kelvin Jasek-Rysdahl, CSU Stanislaus

  • Impact of Budget Cuts on In-Home Supportive Services to Consumers in San Francisco
    • Anoshua Chaudhuri, San Francisco State University
    • Donna Calame, San Francisco In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority
    • Grace Yoo, San Francisco State University
  • Healthy Families and Healthy Communities: A Town Hall Report
    • Elena Klaw, San José State University
    • Jeanette Ramos, San José State University
    • Imelda Rodriguez, Mckinley Neighborhood Center

PANEL 4         Whitecotton Room, 6th floor

SAFE AND INCLUSIVE COMMUNITIES
Moderator: Mai-Nhung Le, San Francisco State University

  • Increase the Peace Project: Salinas Youth, Families and Schools Building Peace Together
    • Miguel López, CSU Monterey Bay
    • Gloria Loera, El Sausal Middle School
    •  Deborah Burke, CSU Monterey Bay
    • Pamela Motoike, CSU Monterey Bay
  • SFPD Community  Engagement Project
    • Nicole Sroka, San Francisco State University
    • Daniel Homsey, San Francisco City Hall