CANDL Events

Culturally Inclusive Care
March 7th, 2023

The 2023 Conference Videos are now available! 

Poverty Simulation Title

November 4, 2021
UTC University Center

The Community Action Poverty Simulation is an interactive immersion experience which sensitizes participants to the realities of poverty.

Past Conferences

February 26, 2020
UTC University Center

Culturally Inclusive Care: Addressing Regional Health Disparities by Patient Population

This conference addressed health disparities across specific patient populations—including, children, women, and elderly.  Conference website

Culturally Inclusive Care Urban Health Perspectives

February 20, 2019
UTC University Center

This conference was designed to disseminate research, exchange information, and share successful methods of addressing urban health issues and disparities in the classroom and clinical environments. 

Chronic Pain: Assessment and Treatment Including Opioid Education

April 11-12, 2019
The Chattanoogan Hotel

This conference addressed how to accurately assess and appropriately treat chronic pain in patients from an interdisciplinary perspective. The conference included keynote speakers and breakout sessions that addressed the 12 core competencies for pain education as identified by the Tennessee Commission on Pain and Addiction Medicine Education. Conference Website


School of Nursing

School of Nursing