The North Carolina Public Health Social Work 

Continuing Education and Training Advisory Committee (CETAC) 

Presents 

Public Health Social Work Conference  

NEW DATE - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2020

If you are unable to make this new date, please contact Kim Dittmann to make a substitution.  Registration will re-open in early September to allow those to register who could not attend the original March 26 date.  Registration will be limited.  

 

The Conference Center at 
Guilford Technical Community College
7908 Leabourne Road, Colfax, NC 27235 

Click here for a list of local hotels.  

 

See below for draft agenda

 

REGISTRATION FEE $90.  INCLUDES LUNCH. 

 



 

There are no cancellations for the conference but substitutions can be made at any time.

 

AGENDA

8:30 am Registration/Coffee

9:00 Welcome and Announcements

9:15 Opening Session—Medicaid -Dave Richard, Deputy Secretary for NC Medicaid (Auditorium)

10:15 Break/Visit Exhibitors

10:30 Morning Breakout Sessions
A. Field Safety and Assessment Skills for the Human Service Provider –Matt Sullivan, JD, MSW, Fire Chief Town of Chapel Hill
B. Just the Facts, Ma’am: Providing Evidence-Based Information about Medications and Other Exposures in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding –Lorrie Harris-Sagaribay, MPH, MotherToBaby Program Coordinator
C. Advocacy and Social Work –Lynette Tolson, Executive Director, North Carolina Public Health Association
D. Help Babies Sleep Safer: Shifting How We Communicate with Parents and Caregivers about Safe Sleep –Megan Canady, MSW, MSPH, UNC Center for Maternal and Infant Health

12:00 pm Networking Lunch

1:00 Afternoon Breakout Sessions
A. Field Safety and Assessment Skills for the Human Service Provider –Matt Sullivan, JD, MSW, Fire Chief Town of Chapel Hill
B. Oral Health and Pregnancy –Barbara Smith, MS, RDH, Perinatal Oral Health Coordinator, Div. of Public Health
C. Boundaries and Social Media –Becky Moore-Patterson, MSW,LCSW NC DHHS Clinical Social Work Consultant
D. You Quit, Two Quit: Tobacco Cessation For Women of Reproductive Age –Megan Canady, MSW, MSPH, UNC Center for Maternal and Infant Health

2:30 Break/Afternoon Snack 

2:45 Closing Session-- Benjamin Money, MPH, DHH Secretary for Health Services (Auditorium)

3:45 pm Adjourn