Thinking Gender, Pre-Existing Conditions

28th Annual Graduate Student Research Conference

March 1-2, 2018

UCLA Faculty Center and Kerckhoff Hall

Pre-Registration for Thinking Gender is now closed. On-site registration will be available on the days of the conference.


Conference Overview

For a detailed schedule with session and panelist info, see:

http://csw.ucla.edu/tg18-detail

Download a PDF of the program here:

https://csw.ucla.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/35/2018/02/TG17-program-booklet_FINAL.pdf

Thursday, March 1, 2018

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM REGISTRATION
Room: Faculty Center, California Room
12:30 – 1:30 PMCONFERENCE WELCOME AND POSTER SESSION
Room: Faculty Center, California Room

Welcome
Drew Westmoreland, Epidemiology, UCLA
Thinking Gender 2018 Coordinator

1:30 – 3:00 PMPANEL SESSION I

Panel 1: Sexual Health and Reproductive Justice
Room: Faculty Center, California Room

3:00 – 3:15 PMBREAK
3:15 – 4:45 PMDIRECTOR’S WELCOME AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Room: Faculty Center, California Room

Welcome
Rachel C. Lee, Director, Center for the Study of Women

Keynote Address
“Anticipated Pleasures and Sexual Double Standards: Explaining Gender Differences in Reaction to Real and Hypothetical Sexual Offers”
Terri Conley, Psychology, University of Michigan

5:00 – 5:30 PMART WALK TO KERCKHOFF HALL

The UCLA Art and Global Health Center will lead a group walk from the Faculty Center to Kerckhoff Hall. Join us as we transition to the Visual Arts Reception by making art together!

Attendees will meet in front of the Faculty Center after the Keynote Address.

5:30 – 7:30 PMVISUAL ARTS RECEPTION AND FILM SCREENINGS
Room: Kerckhoff Grand Salon and Kerckhoff Art Gallery

5:30 PM: Welcome
Victoria Vesna, Professor, Department of Design Media Arts and Director, Art|Sci Center

6:00 PM: Film Screenings

MC
Drew Westmoreland, Thinking Gender 2018 Coordinator

**The Art Exhibition will be on view and open to the public in the Kerckhoff Art Gallery from February 26 – March 2.**

Friday, March 2, 2018

Sign language interpretation will be provided at selected panels/sessions on March 2:

  • 10:15 AM: Gendered Violence
  • 1:00 PM: Sex and Sexuality
  • 2:45 PM: Speed-pitching Roundtable Session
  • 4:00 PM: Affective Labor and Mental Health
8:00 – 9:00 AMREGISTRATION
Registration: Faculty Center Hallway
Breakfast: Faculty Center, California Room
9:00 – 10:00 AMWORKSHOP
Room: Faculty Center, California Room

Trauma-Focused Yoga
Zabie Yamasaki, UCLA Campus Assault Resources and Education (CARE) Program

10:00 – 10:15 AMBREAK
10:15 – 11:45 AMPANEL SESSION II

Panel 2: Gendered Violence
Room: Faculty Center, Hacienda Room

Panel 3: Access and Practice
Room: Faculty Center, Sierra Room

11:45 AM – 12:45 PMNETWORKING LUNCH (for presenters and invited guests only)
Room: Faculty Center, California Room
1:00 – 2:30 PMPANEL SESSION III

Panel 4: Oppressive Healthy Images
Room: Faculty Center, Hacienda Room

Panel 5: Sex and Sexuality
Room: Faculty Center, Sierra Room

2:30 – 2:45 PMBREAK
2:45 – 3:45 PMSPEED-PITCHING ROUNDTABLE SESSION
Room: Faculty Center, California Room

Participants will give 3-minute pitches on their research topics in small groups, giving the opportunity for intimate dialogue and Q&A.

3:45 – 4:00 PMBREAK
4:00 – 5:30 PMPANEL SESSION IV

Panel 6: Activism, Art, and Advocacy
Room: Faculty Center, Hacienda Room

Panel 7: Affective Labor and Mental Health
Room: Faculty Center, Sierra Room

Co-sponsored by:
  • Backed by UCLA Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • UCLA Bixby Center on Population and Reproductive Health
  • UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity
  • Southern California HIV/AIDS Policy Research Center
  • UCLA Department of Psychology
  • UCLA Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health
  • UCLA Center for Health Policy Research
  • UCLA Department of Community Health Sciences
  • UCLA Department of Film, Television, and Digital Media
  • UCLA World Arts & Cultures/Dance
  • UCLA Art and Global Health Center
  • UCLA Cultural Affairs Commission
  • UCLA Art|Sci Center
  • UCLA Public Health Student Association
  • Division of Social Sciences