The Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology (APPCN) Training Conference:

Advancing a Culture of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
in Clinical Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Training

May 15 - 16, 2024

Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Schedule

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 2024
7:00 AM - 8:00 AMCheck-In
7:15 AM - 8:15 AMBreakfast
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMIntroduction

Welcome
Sara J. Swanson, Ph.D. ABPP
Professor of Neurology, Clinical Neuropsychologist
Division Chief, Adult Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology
Medical College of Wisconsin

Orientation to facility
Julie K. Janecek, Ph.D. ABPP
Associate Professor of Neurology
Program Director, Clinical Neuropsychology Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin

Overview of conference
Amy K. Heffelfinger, Ph.D. ABPP
Professor of Neurology, Clinical Neuropsychologist
Medical College of Wisconsin

Celiane Rey-Casserly, Ph.D. ABPP
Director, Center for Neuropsychology
Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMBuilding a Diversity Inclusion Curriculum: Walking the Walk Not Just Talking the Talk
Amy M. Letteri, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology and Rehabilitation Psychology
Associate Program Director, Clinical Neuropsychology Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Lisa D. Stanford, Ph.D, ABPP
Professor and Vice Chair of Neuropsychology and Rehabilitation Psychology
Program Director, Clinical Neuropsychology Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMOrientation to Breakout Sessions
10:15 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM - 12:00 PMBreakout discussion sessions
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLUNCH
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMBreakout sessions summary and discussion
2:00 PM - 3:00 PMCultivating a Relevant Supervisory Space - Supervisors get Ready!
Beatriz MacDonald Wer, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Jennifer M. Stinson, PhD, ABPP
Team Lead, Adult Neuropsychology
Department of Psychiatry
Cambridge Health Alliance
3:00 PM - 3:15 PMBreak
3:15 PM - 4:45 PMBreakout sessions
4:45 PM - 5:15 PMBreakout sessions summary and discussion
5:15 PM - 5:30 PMPlan for evening, plan for tomorrow
6:00 PM - 9:00 PMReception
Maxie's
6732 W Fairview Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53213
THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2024
7:15 AM - 8:15 AMBreakfast
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMIntroduction to Day 2
9:00 AM - 10:15 AMUsing Relationship-Centered Feedback to Facilitate a Growth Mindset in Learners Who Struggle
Calvin L. Chou, MD, PhD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, San Francisco
10:15 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM -12:00 PMWorkshops on competency development processes
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLUNCH
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMPostdoctoral Evaluation Procedures: Pathways to Competency Development for Learners, Supervisors, and Programs
Julie K. Janecek, Ph.D. ABPP
Associate Professor of Neurology
Program Director, Clinical Neuropsychology Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin

Beatriz MacDonald Wer, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
2:00 PM - 2:15 PMBreak
2:15 PM - 3:45 PMBreakout sessions
3:45 PM - 4:15 PMBreakout Sessions Summary and Discussion
4:15 PM - 4:30 PMConference summary and future directions
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