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International Military Social Work Conference Participants

Conference Delegates

David Albright
Professor of Social Work
Director, Office for Military Families and Veterans
CSWE Military SW Track
University of Alabama
United States of America

Kari Fletcher
Associate Professor
M.S.W. Program Director
CSWE Military SW Track
University of St. Thomas
United States of America

Antoine Altouriste
Colonel (Ret.)
University Professor
Independent Advisor for Social Work and National Security
Haiti
Mary Ann Forgey
Professor, Graduate School of Social Services
Fordham University
United States of America

Suzanne Bailey
Lt. Colonel
Senior Social Work Officer
Canadian Armed Forces
Canada

Natalia Guzak
Head of School of Social Work
Nat. University Kyiv-Mohyla
Ukraine
Annmaria Campanini
President, IASSW
Professor
Milano Bicocca University
Italy
Audrey Hudon
Major, Mental Health Manager
Defense Ministry
Canada

Henriette Dueholm Christenson
Social Advisor, Veteran Center
Defense Ministry
Denmark

Robert Hulskamp
Lt. Commander (Navy)
Social Work Officer
Dutch Military Forces
The Netherlands

Michelle Eastman-Jarrott
Chief Petty Officer/Social Worker
Welfare Dept. - Coast Guard
Trinidad and Tobago
Karen Green-Hurdle
Asst. Director, Clinical Coordination
Dept. of Veterans Affairs
Australia
Colin Falon
Principal Social Worker
Defense Ministry
Ireland
Masayoshi Imanura
Japanese Interpreter
St. Catherin University
Japan
Hannu Maijanen
Chief, Social Welfare Affairs
Defense Command
Finland
Catherine Little
Family Advocacy Program
Army Community Services
West Point, NY
United States of America
James Martin
Professor
Bryn Mawr College
Colonel, Army Social Work Officer (Ret.)
United States of America

Marcia Stewart
Warrant Officer-Social Worker (Ret.)
Defense Forces
Trinidad and Tobago

Kazushige Nakano
Associate Professor, Social Work
Kogakkan University
Japan
Vlad Svetlitzky
Postdoctoral Fellow - Walter Reed
Lt. Col. Mental Health Officer (Ret.)
Israeli Defense Forces
Israel
Antonia Nicholson
Lead Social Sevice Manager
Defense Ministry
New Zealand
Kengo Tanako
Professor
St. Catherine University
Japan
Daniel Perkins
Professor, Penn State
Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness
United States of America
Adrian Van Breda
Keynote Speaker
Professor
University of Johannesburg
South Africa
Rene Robichauz
Consultant, U.S. Army Medical Center/School
MEDCOM SW Programs Manager (Ret.)
Colonel, Uniformed SW Officer (Ret.)
United States of America
Lene Westergaard Birk
Social Advisor
Defense Ministry
Denmark
Eric Schnell
Head of Branch P III
Federal Ministry of Defense
Germany
Patricia White
Chief, Clinical Social Worker - Family
Advocacy
Keller Army Community Hospital
West Point, NY
United States of America
Kari Seppanen
Major (Reserve)
Chief, Social Welfare Branch
Defense Command
Finland
Nadine Willer
Social Worker
Bundeswehr
Federal Ministry of Defense
Germany

Jeffrey Yarvis
Colonel, Commanding Officer
21st Combat Support Hospital (CSH)
Ft. Hood, Texas
United States of America

 

Invited Guests

Colonel Brett Venable
Commander
Keller Army Community Hospital
West Point, NY
United States of America
Joseph Gall
Director, Army Community Services
West Point, NY
United States of America
Ji Seon Lee
Associate Dean
School of Social Service
Fordham University
United States of America
 

Research Assistants, Fordham University

Yafei Cai
M.S.W. Graduate
Lashawn Smith
Ph.D. Student, Social Work
Kundong He
M.S.W. Graduate
Brett Sereysky
M.S.W. Graduate
Erica Ponteen
Ph.D. Candidate, Social Work
 

Videographers, Fordham University

Videographers, Fordham University

Rafael Deleon
Videographer, Media Services
Lindsay Karp
Videographer, Media Services

Conference Sponsors

Graduate School of Social Service
Fordham University
Ravizzon Center on Aging and Intergenerational Studies and Children and Families Institute
Fordham University
International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) Ulster County Office of Tourism
Kingston, New York
Office for Military Families and Veterans
University of Alabama