Westat Presents at 2018 National Indian Child Welfare Conference


Westat staff will be presenting on conducting research for Tribal programs at the National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) Annual Conference, April 15-18,  2018, in Anchorage, Alaska.

The event is considered the largest national gathering on American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) child advocacy issues. With over 1,100 attendees, this 4-day conference has become the premiere national event addressing Tribal child welfare and well-being.

Westat staff (names in bold) will be presenting on the following topics.

Julie Morales, Myra Parker, May Yamate, and Juan Paulo (JP) Ramirez. (Presentation). Community, Family, and Youth-Driven Program Evaluation: Engaging a Strengths-Based Perspective for Tribal Programs.

Cheryl Montoya, Marneena Evans, and Loretta Martinez. (Presentation). Still Hand-Counting Your Children? Making Excel Work for You.