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Conferences

Conferences

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  • Cannabis Summit

    Cannabis Summit

    March 13, 2018
    UC Davis | University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources

  • Cesium Irradiator Conference

    Cesium Irradiator Conference

    January 29-30, 2018 
    UCLA | UCSF

    The objectives of this conference were to facilitate dialogue between who have experience in using alternative technologies to Cesium irradiators and those who are considering converting to alternative technologies, identify and discuss reliable information, provide an opportunity to talk to x-ray irradiator manufacturers, and develop an understanding of how alternative technologies contribute to the permanent reduction of radiological security risks.

    The sponsors included: the University of California, NTI, and NNSA.  
    Keynote speeches were provided by: Mark Murphy, Keith Jenne, Emily Hopewell, Colin Hill, and Gus Potter.

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    For more information, contact Carolyn MacKenzie at cjmackenzie@berkeley.edu

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  • Defense Counsel

    Defense Counsel Orientation

    October 25, 2019
    Irvine, CA

    Defense Panel Orientation for the UC Regents Southern California attorneys. Topics include: Introduction to UC Regents, Handling EPL cases for the University, and Defense Counsel Guidelines & Reporting.

    For more information, contact Greer Gustavson.

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      1. Welcome and Introductions (Kevin Confetti)
        Length: 4 min 32 sec
      2. Representing the University as a Client (Margaret Wu)
        Length: 17 min 35 sec
      3. Unlocking the Mystery Behind the UC Liability Programs (Kevin Confetti)
        Length: 32 min 18 sec
      4. Introduction to the Employment Practices Liability Program: Meeting Client Expectations (Valerie C. Shelton & Harpreet Chahal)
        Length: 58 min 02 sec
      5. Free Speech and Civil Rights on Campus (Howard Gillman)
        Length: 49 min 27 sec
      6. Working with UC: Building Partnerships (Stephen Ronk)
        Length: 35 min 08 sec

       


      Defense Counsel Symposium

      January 24-25, 2019
      Oakland, California

      The purpose of the symposium is to provide training and orientation to the UC defense counsel in key areas such as employment practices, hospital professional liability, and general liability. All firms and attorneys added to the UC defense panel since 2013 are required to attend both days at either location. All other defense counsel must attend the second day, but are strongly encouraged to attend the full 2-day conference.

      MCLE CEUs (hours to be determined) will be awarded.

    1. EH&S Professional

      EH&S Professional

      Copyright: 2017

      The EH&S Professional Education program cross-trains UC EH&S staff and safety personnel to expand their knowledge and skills in a variety of EH&S programs applicable to the university setting. Taught by UC subject matter experts, this blended learning experience (consisting of online modules and an in-person workshop) offers an opportunity to earn three certifications:
      1. EH&S Generalist
      2. EH&S Professional
      3. EH&S Specialist 

      In addition to the three certifications, this program provides continuing education units (CEUs) for various professional accreditations. 

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    2. Emergency Management Business Continuity Council Conference 2019

      Emergency Management Business Continuity Council Conference 2019

      October 7-9, 2019
      University of California, Riverside 

      Welcoming all Emergency Managers and Business Continuity Planners to a 3 day interactive conference,
      where you will learn how to build relationships, provide mutual aid and engage in collaborative discussions.

      FREE Registration for all UC Staff | Register Now at bit.ly/UCEMconference2019

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    3. Field Safety Workgroup In-Person Meeting

      Field Safety Workgroup In-Person Meeting

      February 28 - March 2, 2018
      Sedgewick Reserve


      The first annual Field Safety Workgroup In-Person Meeting was held at the Sedgewick Reserve.

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    4. Mental Health Best Practices Conference

      Mental Health Best Practices Conference

      June 20-21, 2019
      Los Angeles, CA

      The 2019 UC Mental Health Best Practices Conference - Mental Health at the Intersection of Culture & Technology, will bring together 300+ campus mental health professionals to share best practices, experience advanced training on emerging trends in student mental health, explore new technologies, and engage in self-care and wellness activities. 

      The 2-day conference included:

      • Two dynamic keynote addresses and a closing plenary on the future of college mental health
      • Training in cultural competencies for work with diverse students
      • Best practices in integrating technology into clinical practices
      • Hands on experience with new tech innovations that work as compliments to treatment
      • Special training on emerging issues with graduate and professional students
      • Critical dialogues on pressing social issues as they impact students entry into treatment 
      • Space for staff to process vicarious trauma, network, and engage in self-care activities

      For more information, refer to the Mental Health at the Intersection of Culture & Technology conference page.

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    5. Patient Safety Work Product

      Patient Safety Work Product

      Length: 60 min      Copyright: 2020
      Patient Safety Work Product (PSWP) Privilege in the context of Patient Safety Organizations. Presentation by Michael Callahan, Katten Muchin Rosenman, LLP, during the Professional Medical Hospital Liability Program Panel Counsel Seminar. Filmed 12/20/19 at Oakland, CA.

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    6. Risk Summit

      Risk Summit

      Coming Soon

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