CHAS will continue to provide administrative and financial support to programs, Centers, Institutes, faculty and students who petition for sponsorship to incubate, organize or host their programmatic initiatives.  This page will be dynamic as co-sponsorships develop and/or recur.  If you have an idea or know of a potential co-sponsorship opportunity, please contact us!


Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases Annual Symposium

The Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases  hosts an annual symposium to bring together campus faculty, staff and students to discuss aspect of chronic disease in relation to health and policy impacts.  Panelists comprised of campus researchers and external colleagues moderate and present on each year's annual theme.  CHAS has sponsored the symposium for years and is honored to continue support of the symposium series.  For more details on the symposium, please proceed to the Annual Symposium website.  Please refer to the CTPRCD website for more details on the Center's other activities.

CHAS is excited to present the white paper on the 2014 Social Work and the Affordable Care Act prepared by Christina Andrews and Teri Browne. It can be accessed online at  You can also click here to download the document.

 The Professional Development Program (PDP) is SSA's Continuing Education department offering an ongoing series of courses, workshops and lectures addressing the evolving issues and challenges faced by social workers and human service professionals in both clinical and administrative roles.  CHAS has co-sponsored several events and works with the PDP consistently.