JANUARY 21, 2016
The Distinguished Alumni Awards honor Boston College School of Social Work MSW or PhD alumni who have made significant contributions to the social work profession. This year, two awards were handed out during a ceremony held on January 8th at McGuinn Hall, to Daniel Gill, MSW '06, and Judith S. Willison, MSW '87.
Daniel D. Gill is currently employed by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs' VA Maryland Health Care System as a Team Lead in the HUD-VASH (Veterans Affairs Supported Housing) program.
See bio »
Judith S. Willison is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Work at Bridgewater State University. She teaches social work practice courses, Dynamics of Diversity and Oppression, and an elective focused on a multisystemic approach to addressing violence. See bio »
FEBRUARY 24, 2014
1:15–1:30 p.m. Registration
1:30-5:00 p.m. Program and Reception
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons. Maps and directions
Parking available. See parking rates and information
Free, but REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Boston College students, alumni, faculty, staff, field agencies, and advisors are invited to attend an afternoon conference, "Health Care Reform: From Policy to Practice," to examine the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the challenges and opportunities for expanding the roles and influence of social workers. This event brings together leaders and social work practitioners to provide insight into the future landscape for social workers.
The event will conclude with a reception in honor of Boston College Graduate School of Social Work alumnus Angelo McClain, PhD '01, the current Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).
Charles D. Baker, Jr.
Candidate for Governor of Massachusetts
Former Chief Executive Officer, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Angelo McClain, PhD '01
Chief Executive Officer, National Association of Social Workers
Former Commissioner for the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families
Carol Kress, MSW, LICSW
Chief Operating Officer, Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership
Mary Neagle, MSW, LICSW
Co-director, Integrative Care Management Program (iCMP), Partners Health Care
Rebecca Osario, MSW, LICSW
Clinical Social Worker, Integrated Care Management Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
J. Scott Turton, MSW, LICSW
Director of Primary Care Integration and Electronic Medical Records Implementation, Gosnold on Cape Cod