Events

 


Previous Events

Healing and deep change flyer

Repair co-director Beth Ribet will speak about the physical, psychological, spiritual, and communal prospects for healing from severe trauma.

This event is free, and open to the public.

Location:

Mercado La Paloma
3655 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 7:30pm

Co-sponsored by the Youth and Justice Clinic at the UCLA School of Law, the UCLA American Indian Studies Center, the UCLA Disability Studies Program, and the National Association of Social Workers - USC Unit

The planned February 10-11, 2017 symposium will address the destructive impact of the U.S. criminal justice system, including through policing, courts, jails, prisons, and immigration detention facilities, on the physical and mental health on racially and economically vulnerable communities, people with disabilities, and families.

Location:

Friday, February 10 - Charles E. Young Research Library Conference Room, UCLA Campus
Saturday, February 11 - Dodd Hall, Room 147, UCLA Campus

Date: Friday, February 10, 2017 - 10:00am
Aurora Levins-Morales

Aurora Levins-Morales - Justice is Our Medicine: Ecology, Disability and Health

Location:

UCLA Faculty Center, Cypress Room

Date: Monday, November 7, 2016 - 4:00pm

Ruha Benjamin - The Emperor's New Genes - Science, Race, Justice, and the Allure of Objectivity

Each of the six speakers in this series is engaged in producing vital knowledge about the relationships between health, social inequity, race, gender, and power. Featured scholars will share their recent or ongoing work, and comment on the implications for changing and improving practice, in the fields of law, healthcare, or social services, in order to meet the needs of populations facing complex social, health, or disabling challenges.

Location:

Young Research Library
Presentation Room
UCLA

Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 12:00pm

Chinyere Oparah - Birth Matters: Research Justice and Black Life

Each of the six speakers in this series is engaged in producing vital knowledge about the relationships between health, social inequity, race, gender, and power. Featured scholars will share their recent or ongoing work, and comment on the implications for changing and improving practice, in the fields of law, healthcare, or social services, in order to meet the needs of populations facing complex social, health, or disabling challenges.

Location:

YRL Presentation Room
UCLA

Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 1:30pm

 

 

Location:

Mercado La Paloma
3655 S. Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 6:30pm
This 2-part webinar will provide an overview of contemporary research regarding the health outcomes associated with access to family and medical leave, will review communication strategies and messages in advising patients and families about the process of leave-taking, and will outline prospects for inter-professional collaboration between health-care, social service, and legal providers to facilitate access to leave, and improve patient and family health.
Location:

Online

Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 10:00am

Juliann Anesi: Trying Times: Disability, Activism, and Education in Somoa

Each of the six speakers in this series is engaged in producing vital knowledge about the relationships between health, social inequity, race, gender, and power. Featured scholars will share their recent or ongoing work, and comment on the implications for changing and improving practice, in the fields of law, healthcare, or social services, in order to meet the needs of populations facing complex social, health, or disabling challenges.

Location:

Public Policy Building
Room 2343
UCLA

Date: Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 3:00pm

Sandy Grande: Biopolitics, Aging, and Struggle for Indigenous Elsewhere

Each of the six speakers in this series is engaged in producing vital knowledge about the relationships between health, social inequity, race, gender, and power. Featured scholars will share their recent or ongoing work, and comment on the implications for changing and improving practice, in the fields of law, healthcare, or social services, in order to meet the needs of populations facing complex social, health, or disabling challenges.

Location:

Faculty Club
Cypress Room
UCLA

Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 2:00pm

The Repair Tea parties are nutritional health workshops where we learn and share information about food industries (including farmworker safety), using nutrition for helth and healing, and the benefits of different spices and herbs. And, we mix and blend our own tasty, healthy teas using various herbs and spices, such as mnt, cinnamon, raspberry leaf, ginger, lavender, licorice and more!

Location:

Culver City, CA
(RSVP for exact location)

Date: Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 1:00pm