Thank You Sponsors
We extend our gratitude to our gracious sponsors for making this event possible.
Thanks to the generosity of our donors, NRI is able to offer a limited number of scholarships for the in-person and webcast conference. We are dedicated to human resilience education and serving those who need financial assistance. If you would like to request financial support, please apply for assistance prior to registering. NRI is unable to assist with travel, lodging, or meal expenses beyond event meals. To be considered for a scholarship please complete the application here.
Join us in Chicago or view the webcast from the convenience of your home or office! In-person registration includes lunch. We also accept Purchase Orders. Email Karen for help processing.
Empowering Trauma-Informed Families, Schools & Community
April Smith, Board Chair; Mollie Marti, PhD, JD, President & CEO
Creating Community: Transforming Lives through Intentional Neighboring
Brenda Eheart, PhD, Founder, Generations of Hope
Innovating Community Resilience: 2018 Resilience Symposium Highlights Panel
Patricia Ruiz, Ph.D., LCSW, Director, Vogel Resiliency Center, U.S.Army North, Ft Sam Houston; Niranjan Karnik, MD, PhD, Director, Center for Underserved Populations & Innovative Interventions, Rush-UChicago Institute for Translational Medicine; David Schonfeld, MD, Director, National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement
Treating the Whole Person: Community-Based Wellness Supports
Dylan Tete, Founder, Bastion Community of Resilience
Lunch (included in registration)
Community Resilience Storytelling: Engaging and Mobilizing Vulnerable Populations (featuring “The Children of Central City” documentary)
Jonathan Bullington and Richard Webster, Times-Picayune, New Orleans
Building Bridges to Fatherhood: Strengthening Families in Low-Income, Ethnic Minority Communities
Wrenetha Julion, PhD, Chair, Department of Women, Children and Family Nursing, Rush University
Trauma Informed Resilience: Creating Social Change One Connection at a Time
Lisa Cherry, Author and United Kingdom Trauma & Resilience Trainer
Community Conclusions and Closing Remarks
*Note: Agenda for informational purposes only. Presenters, topics, and schedule subject to change. Check back for most recent updates.
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