Drugs, Pregnancy and Parenting Part II - Final Program Schedule

April 28, 2010

When: Thursday, April 29, 2010 (half day program 12p-5p)
Where: NYU School of Law, 40 Washington Square South, Manhattan
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Final Program Schedule


Registration/Check-In, Morning Refreshments

11:00 - 12:00

Welcome and Overview
12:00 - 12:15

Martin F. Guggenheim, JD, Boxer Family Professor of Clinical Law at New York University School of Law
Lynn M. Paltrow, JD, Founder and Executive Director, National Advocates for Pregnant Women

Pregnancy, Parenting, and Prenatal Drug Exposure: What Does the Science Tell Us
12:15 - 1:30

Moderator:
Lynn M. Paltrow, JD, Founder and Executive Director, National Advocates for Pregnant Women

Presenters:
Marylou Behnke, MD, Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine in the Division of Neonatology
Fonda Davis Eyler, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine in the Division of Neonatology

Break
1:30 - 1:50

Drug Use and Human Behavior
1:50 - 2:45

Moderator:
Kathleen Wallace, JD, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Oklahoma Advocate

Panelist:
Carl Hart, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology in both the Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology at Columbia University

Drug Use and Parenting: Interventions That Do and Do Not Help
2:45 - 3:40

Moderator:
Farah Diaz-Tello, JD, Staff Attorney Fellow, National Advocates for Pregnant Women

Presenters:
Gretchen Lord, LCSW, Director of the Beacon Preventive Services program at The Center for Family Life, Sunset Park Brooklyn
Sabra Jackson, Parent Advocate, Child Welfare Organizing Project, Coordinator for the city-wide Parent Advocate Network

Break
3:40 - 4:00

What Family Courts and Others Could Learn from the Experts
4:00 - 4:30

Moderator:
Martin F. Guggenheim, JD, Boxer Family Professor of Clinical Law at New York University School of Law

Presenter:
Jane M. Spinak, JD, Edward Ross Aranow Clinical Professor of Law at Columbia University School of Law

Panel Reflections
4:30 - 5:00


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