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Tuesday Topics

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College of Nursing and Health Professions hosts "Tuesday Topics," an informal, regularly designated space designed to connect faculty, students and staff, and help grow the interprofessional community within the College. "Tuesday Topics" include sessions promoting CNHP's research initiatives, sharing scholarship on issues relevant to healthcare and providing guidance on best practices in research and education. "Tuesday Topics" are open to all faculty, students and staff in CNHP, as well as to our alumni and community partners. Not every session is for everyone, but if the topic appeals to you, please sign-up to join us.

"Tuesday Topics" are generally held Tuesdays throughout each 10-week quarter of the academic year. Participants can join in person or via live webcast. During the period of time Drexel University is operating remotely in response to the COVID pandemic, we will be delivering Tuesday Topics will be offered entirely online, via Live Webcast.

Details on all the precautionary measures to ensure our faculty, professional staff and students’ health and safety enacted thus far can be found on the Drexel coronavirus website. Thank you for your understanding and patience as we deal with this complex and rapidly changing situation.

Times may vary. Register to receive the specific zoom link and passcode.

Having trouble accessing a zoom link? Write to TuesdayTopics@drexel.edu for assistance.

Upcoming Events


Deep Work and Scheduling Hacks for Academia: A Way to Regain Control and Get Things Done!

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

This Tuesday Topic will overview some of the tips, strategies and resources Assistant Teaching Professor, Michael Bruneau, Jr., uses to: a) teach 40+ credits per year; b) handle 80-100+ emails per day; c) mentor, supervise, train and support 10+ volunteers in his Clinical Exercise Physiology lab; d) publish, present, collaborate and contribute to academic research and grant writing; and e) provide service to committees within the college and professional organizations within the field of exercise science and sports medicine. If you have ever struggled or found it difficult to get things done, this session is for you!

Presenter:

  • Michael Bruneau Jr., PhD, ACSM EP-C, Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Health Sciences

All are welcome! Students, faculty, professional staff and community providers are encouraged to attend. Presented by CNHP Research, Innovation & Discovery.

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Racial Equity R3 Project Awardees Present

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

Drexel's Rapid Response Research & Development Fund was designated for urgent action, short-term projects. In honor of Juneteenth and with a deep commitment to the needed examination and eradication of racism in this country and around the world, Drexel's Rapid Response Research & Development Fund focused on racial equity projects. Out of 33 submissions, the College of Nursing and Health Professions faculty and research staff were awarded funding for five projects. Please join us to learn from each other about their projects and approaches.

Moderator:

  • Debbie Clegg

Panelists:

  • Sharrona Pearl
  • Ebony White and Arun Ramakrishnan
  • Jennifer Nassar and Debbie Clegg
  • Jessica Chou and Stephanie Ewing
  • Darryl Brown and Dean Laura Gitlin

All are welcome! Students, faculty, professional staff, and community providers are encouraged to attend. Presented by CNHP Research, Innovation & Discovery.

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Creating a Great Conference Presentation

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 • 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

Presenting your work at professional and academic conferences is a great way to effectively share and discuss issues of research, scholarship and practice with colleagues. We will cover and discuss strategies and best practices in all stages of the process: from the proposal , to the content, to the actual delivery of the presentation, whether in a traditional face-to-face setting or in the virtual format. Bring your questions and your knowledge based on your experience!

Presenters:

  • Sherry Goodill, PhD, BC-DMT, NCC, LPC

All are welcome! Students, faculty, professional staff, and community providers are encouraged to attend. Presented by CNHP Doctoral Education.

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White Spaces and Black Faces

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

Participants who attend White Spaces and Black Faces will explore the day, week, month and year of Black colleagues and students. This is an important journey to unlock unfolded nuances and introduce new realities that sometimes just existing as a person of color is exhausting. Most institutions from school to work were not created to serve all people. Join us as we dive deeper into not only these points but what effective allyship actually entails.

Presenter:

  • Maurice Cottman, Director, Student Center, Multicultural Programming, Drexel University

All are welcome! Students, faculty, professional staff and community providers are encouraged to attend. Presented by the Board of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Dr. Veronica Carey, Chair.

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Everything you ever wanted to know about how to submit grants - and MORE!

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

The only constant is change is how the old saying goes. The CNHP Office of Research, Innovation and Discovery has made many significant changes in recent weeks and months to enhance the service we provide to you, our research community, here in the college. Join us to learn more about these changes and how we can help you more easily achieve your research and funding goals. We have new tools to support you that we’re excited to share with you so you can focus on advancing the science.

Presenters:

  • Debbie Clegg, Associate Dean for Research
  • Ed Doherty, Director, Grants Administration
  • Aneatra Jordan, Grants Administrator
  • Molly Barron, Research Grant Assistant

All are welcome! Students, faculty and professional staff engaged in research are encouraged to attend. Presented by CNHP Office of Research, Innovation and Discovery

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SAME STORY, DIFFERENT GENERATION: Barriers to Students in Higher Education

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

As part of a courageous conversation, participants will be engaged by graduate alumni sharing what it took as marginalized students to navigate the halls of CNHP to graduation. Participants will also hear from currently enrolled graduate students to illustrate potential overlaps in navigation strategies years later along with current tools. This Tuesday Topic is essential for faculty, professional staff, and students to see and hear how some history should not be repeated.

Moderator:

  • Rachel DeLauder, Dance/Movement Therapy MA student, Member, Board of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Panelists:

  • Dr. Eram Albajri, PhD, MS, RD, LDN, IBCLC, Nutrition Sciences Department, PhD Alumni, 2020
  • Annia "Tonibelle" Che Quezada, Dance/Movement Therapy MA Student
  • Cynthia Klobodu, Nutrition Sciences Department, PhD Student
  • Shane Nelson, Psychology, Alumni, 2017
  • Dr. Mynesha Whyte, Dance/Movement Therapy, MA Alumni, 2015

All are welcome! Students, faculty, professional staff, alumni and community providers are encouraged to attend. Presented by the Board of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Dr. Veronica Carey, Chair.

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Understanding and Respecting Gender: A Guide for Faculty and Professional Staff

Tuesday, January 12, 2020 • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Via Live Webcast

Participants in this training session, “Understanding and Respecting Gender,“ will learn about the nuances of gender identity and the importance of respecting other people's pronouns, as well as how to use pronouns correctly. They will also learn strategies for helping to create a more inclusive work environment for everyone, and tips for getting other people’s pronouns right.

Presenter:

  • Christine Chacko (she/her), CPA; Director of Finance & Administration, Office of Research & Innovation and AJ Drexel Autism Institute

All are welcome! Best suited for faculty and professional staff, especially those who are seeking to learn more about pronouns and inclusive language are encouraged to attend. Presented by the Board of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Dr. Veronica Carey, Chair.

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For past Tuesday Topics events, please visit our YouTube Channel.