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AIDS United Presents The Midwest Syringe Services Programs Virtual Institute

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· Stage
Welcome & Institute Overview
Welcome & Institute Overview
Carsen Beckwith Kelly  Stevens
2021-03-30T13:00:00Z 2021-03-30T13:30:00Z America/New_York Welcome+%26+Institute+Overview https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
Networking (One-on-One)
2021-03-30T13:00:00Z 2021-03-31T17:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Aligning Health Department SSPs with Community Needs
Panelists will discuss creating a program that adheres to regional laws, policies, and restrictions while meeting the needs of community.
Nick Voyles Madison Weintraut Kirsten Bean Monica Eriksen
2021-03-30T13:00:00Z 2021-03-30T14:00:00Z America/New_York Aligning+Health+Department+SSPs+with+Community+Needs https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Access Points to Primary Care & Infectious Disease Services
This panel will discuss the ways in which syringe services programs are developing into their own healthcare systems.
Mary Miller Jordan Beyer
2021-03-30T13:15:00Z 2021-03-30T14:45:00Z America/New_York Access+Points+to+Primary+Care+%26+Infectious+Disease+Services https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Exploring Avenues to Build & Maintain Community Partnerships
Following examples of successful partnerships, attendees will complete a mapping exercise to assess current and potential partnerships.
Brandon Hool Melanie Vehslage Kathy Hewett
2021-03-30T13:15:00Z 2021-03-30T14:45:00Z America/New_York Exploring+Avenues+to+Build+%26+Maintain+Community+Partnerships+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Group Discussion on the Evolving Roles of SSPs
Meet with peers to discuss best practices on telehealth, mobile services, MAT services, and other evolving roles of SSPs in community care.
Kacey Byczek
2021-03-30T13:15:00Z 2021-03-30T14:45:00Z America/New_York Group+Discussion+on+the+Evolving+Roles+of+SSPs https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Help Desk
2021-03-30T13:15:00Z 2021-03-31T17:00:00Z America/New_York Help+Desk+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Break
BREAK
2021-03-30T14:45:00Z 2021-03-30T15:00:00Z America/New_York Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Syringe Services Programs Bingo
Play a game of syringe services programs bingo and win a swag bag from the AIDS United team!
Kelly  Stevens Brandie Wilson (She/Her)
2021-03-30T14:45:00Z 2021-03-30T16:00:00Z America/New_York Syringe+Services+Programs+Bingo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Q & A with Panelists
Do you have lingering questions for our speakers? Join our panelists for an open space for additional questions and conversation.
Carsen Beckwith Jacobi Hunter-Wright
2021-03-30T14:45:00Z 2021-03-30T16:00:00Z America/New_York Q+%26+A+with+Panelists+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Trivia
Play a game of randomized trivia and win a swag bag from the AIDS United team.
Zachary Ford
2021-03-30T14:45:00Z 2021-03-30T16:00:00Z America/New_York Trivia+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome, Overview, Recap
Hear from Zach Ford, Senior Program Manager at AIDS United, for a recap of the first day of the institute and an overview of the second.
Kelly  Stevens Zachary Ford
2021-03-31T13:00:00Z 2021-03-31T13:15:00Z America/New_York Welcome%2C+Overview%2C+Recap https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Virtual World Café
Attendees will have the opportunity to collectively delve into recurring challenges that have emerged throughout institute sessions.
Kelly  Stevens Teresa Bedzigui
2021-03-31T13:15:00Z 2021-03-31T14:30:00Z America/New_York +Virtual+World+Caf%C3%A9+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
BREAK
BREAK
2021-03-31T14:30:00Z 2021-03-31T14:45:00Z America/New_York BREAK https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Cultural Humility: Concepts & Principles
This session will review of the core principles of cultural humility, delving deeper into the interpersonal and organizational dimensions.
Carsen Beckwith Kelly  Stevens
2021-03-31T14:45:00Z 2021-03-31T16:00:00Z America/New_York Cultural+Humility%3A+Concepts+%26+Principles https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
A Dialogue on Leadership Transition & Succession Planning
During this presentation, panelists will discuss findings from several focus groups about readiness and need for succession planning.
Catherine Swanson Maya Doe-Simkins Greg Scott
2021-03-31T16:00:00Z 2021-03-31T17:30:00Z America/New_York A+Dialogue+on+Leadership+Transition+%26+Succession+Planning https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Ending the Epidemic through SSPs & Collaboration
Panelists will examine the role of community partnerships in overcoming barriers to care and prevention as we work to end the HIV epidemic.
Jennifer Jaeger Yashica Ellis Teresa Springer Ben Bruso
2021-03-31T16:00:00Z 2021-03-31T17:30:00Z America/New_York Ending+the+Epidemic+through+SSPs+%26+Collaboration https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Combating Stigma & Bias In & Around Harm Reduction Programs
 Panelists will address how stigma shows up and impacts harm reduction work, both within syringe services programs and the overall landscape.
Mark Brown Lee Hertel Antonia Sawyer
2021-03-31T16:00:00Z 2021-03-31T17:30:00Z America/New_York Combating+Stigma+%26+Bias+In+%26+Around+Harm+Reduction+Programs https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The Intersection of Harm Reduction & Faith Based Communities
This session will look at the relationship between faith and harm reduction, examining how to reach all communities impacted by HIV.
Erica Poellot Sarah Howell-Miller
2021-03-31T16:00:00Z 2021-03-31T17:30:00Z America/New_York The+Intersection+of+Harm+Reduction+%26+Faith+Based+Communities https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
BREAK
BREAK
2021-03-31T16:00:00Z 2021-03-31T16:15:00Z America/New_York BREAK https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmidwest-syringe-services-programs-virtual-institute Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Erica Poellot

National Harm Reduction Coalition

Mark Brown

Harm Reduction Michigan

Jennifer Jaeger

Peter Christensen Health Center

Catherine Swanson

Balanced Imperfection

Mary Miller

Michigan Department of Public Health

Carsen Beckwith

AIDS United Team

Kelly Stevens

AIDS United Team

Lee Hertel

Lee's Rig Hub

Maya Doe-Simkins

Independent Consultant

Jordan Beyer

Fargo Cass Public Health

Kathy Hewett

Monroe County Department of Health

Drew Gibson

AIDS United

Kirsten Bean

Greene County Health Department

Jacobi Hunter-Wright

AIDS United

Brandon Hool

Michigan Department of Public Health

Melanie Vehslage

Monroe County Department of Health

Drew Gibson

AIDS United

Laura Pegram

NASTAD

Madison Weintraut

Marion County Public Health Department

Monica Eriksen

LMAS District Health Department's Harm Reduction/SSP Program

Laura Gerson

AIDS United

Zachary Ford

AIDS United

Tobeya Ibitayo

AIDS United

Greg Scott

DePaul University

Tanagra Melgarejo

National Harm Reduction Coalition

Yashica Ellis

Wellness Services, Inc.

Teresa Springer

Wellness Services, Inc.

Ben Bruso

Vivent Health

Emma Roberts

National Harm Reduction Coalition

Antonia Sawyer

ShipHappens

Sarah Howell-Miller

National Harm Reduction Coalition

Brandie Wilson (She/Her)

Independent Consultant

Kacey Byczek

Independent Consultant

Teresa Bedzigui

AIDS United

Nick Voyles

Indiana Recovery Alliance

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