Public Meeting Registry


Major Unit: Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Subunit: DBASSE Committee on Law and Justice
Project Unit: Committee on Causes and Consequences of High Rates of Incarceration
Meeting Name: Workshop on Health and Incarceration
Meeting Start: 12/5/2012Meeting End:12/5/2012
Location: National Academies (Keck Center)

 

 
For more information, Please contact:
Contact: Barbara Boyd
Contact Affiliation: Committee on Causes and Consequences of High Rates of Incarceration
Email: bboyd@nas.edu
Phone: 202-334-3730Fax:202-334-3829

 

 
Preliminary meeting agenda:
Workshop on Health and Incarceration
December 5, 2012

National Academies
Keck Center, Room 110
500 Fifth Street NW
Washington, D.C.

Agenda


12:30 p.m.
Welcome, Plan for the Afternoon, and Overview
Moderating:
Josiah Rich, NAS Study Committee on Causes and Consequences of High Rates of Incarceration

1:00 p.m.
Incidence and Sources of Health Problems of the Population Subject to Incarceration
Discussants:
Scott Allen, University of California, Riverside
Jennifer Clarke, Brown University Medical Center
Emily Wang, Yale University
Brie Williams, University of California, San Francisco

1:45 p.m.
Care, Screening, and Treatment in Prison and On Release
Discussants:
Craig Haney, University of California, Santa Cruz
Newton Kendig, Federal Bureau of Prisons
Jamie Fellner, Human Rights, Watch
Fred Osher, University of Maryland

2:30 p.m.
Public Health Impacts
Discussants:
Robert Greifinger, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
Steven Rosenberg, Community Oriented Correctional Health Services
Chris Wildeman, Yale University

3:15 p.m.
Opportunities and Models for Improving Health and Reducing Health Risks – Innovative Care Models and Evidence of Effects
Discussants:
Redonna Chandler, NIDA
Marc Mauer, The Sentencing Project
Faye Taxman, George Mason University

4:00 p.m.
General Discussion and Conclusions
Bruce Western and Josiah Rich

4:30 p.m.
Adjourn