2016 CSL Conference


The location of the conference is the School of Nursing, UT Health Science Center San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas, 78229.


1. To share best practices and scholarship in community service learning with a focus on exploring the health professional’s role in primary prevention.

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8:00-8:30 Registration Begins / Breakfast Hurd Auditorium Foyer

Welcome / Opening Remarks

Ruth Berggren, M.D., FACP, Director, Center for Medical Humanities &

Ethics, UT Health Science Center San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio)

Hurd Auditorium 1.104

Keynote: Health and the Environment: Inextricably Connected

Barb Sattler, RN, DrPH, Professor, University of San Francisco,

International Leader in Environmental Health

Hurd Auditorium 1.104

Workshop A Breakouts: Models of Upstream Health Care

*choose one session to attend*

Bringing the Black Bag Back into the Community

Magda Borrego, RN, CCM and Esmerelda Villanueva, LSW, WellMed

Room 1.222

Mental Health and Law Enforcement: Diversion is Key

William Kasberg and Jesse Trevino, San Antonio Police Department

Mental Health Unit

Room 1.206

All of Our Health Counts!: Disease Prevention and Control through Community Health Clubs

Jason Rosenfeld, MPH, UT Health San Antonio

Hurd Auditorium



Break / Pick up Lunch


Hurd Auditorium Foyer

Workshop B Breakouts: Implementing Upstream Health Care in Community Service Learning

*choose one session to attend*

From Architects to the Electric Company: Partnering with Non-Traditional Community Partners

Adelita Cantu, Ph.D., RN, UT Health San Antonio

Room 1.222

Nurse-Family Partnership: Changing Public Health One Child at a Time

Martha Martinez, MSN, RN, CNS, WHNCNP, UT Health San Antonio; Cheryl Weise,

BSN, The Children’s Shelter

Room 1.206

Promotores in Public Health and Clinical Practice

Guadalupe Cornejo, CHW/CHWI, Northwest Vista College and Día de

la Mujer Latina; Bob Ferrer, M.D., MPH, UT Health SA; Fernando Martinez,

Ph.D., Northwest Vista College; Lisa Ortega, Methodist Healthcare


Hurd Auditorium


12:00-1:30 CSL Poster Session / Community Partner Networking Room 1.463

Optional Tour of Haven for Hope

Must be registered in advance


Haven for Hope (off campus)


Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors

Methodist Healthcare Ministries

Pharmacotherapy Division, College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin

The UT Health San Antonio:

  • Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics
  • Dental School
  • Office of the President
  • Office of Student Life
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Medicine Alumni Association