Campbell made two oral presentations at the conference, a
90-minute workshop and a 30-minute lecture, both of which were
published in the
conference proceedings. They focused on the ethical
dilemma posed by this workforce problem and organizational
intervention strategies aimed at reducing this form of
Campbell is also a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker
working for the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center out of
Duran (M.S.W.'10) is a full-time doctoral student in the
Social Work Track and a graduate teaching associate.
Duran is studying reintegration services for veterans returning
from deployment and works part-time at the Orlando Veterans
Administration Medical Center.
"I am a Marine Corps veteran of the invasion of Iraq, so I enjoy
working with that population because I am a part of it," Duran
His hometown is Hialeah, Fla.
Photo: Duran outside the Orlando Veterans
Administration Medical Center
(Photo by Abi Bell)
If we can change the system and bring people together to have the right kind of conversations, then we can really make a long-term change in people's lives -- and that is the goal.
— Nancy Ellis,
Director, Center for Community Partnerships, UCF; Ph.D., public affairs, '07
I am especially proud to be a graduate of the program. The outstanding faculty and multidisciplinary curriculum have provided me with the unique opportunity to enjoy the kind of academic career I always envisioned.
— Joe Saviak,
Assistant Director and Associate Professor, Public Administration Program, Flagler College; Ph.D., public affairs, '07
Our goals are to offer students a venue for exploring interdisciplinary approaches to policy issues, building various skills for the professional work environment and creating comradery among PAF students.
— Lauren O'Bryne,
Doctoral Student and Secretary, Doctoral Program in Public Affairs Student Organization
I like the interactions that I have with my professors as advisors in developing my dissertation because they are critical, yet encouraging at the same time.
— Matt Bagwell,
Doctoral Student and Graduate Research Assistant, Rural Health Research Group