Program for the 2016 PDI

Monday, January 11th

8:30 AM

Session Title:
Supporting Survivors: A Guide for Faculty and Staff
Presenters:
Casey Malsam
Category:
Safety and Health
Date:
Monday, January 11th 2016
Start Time:
8:30 AM
Session Length:
2 Hours
Room:
Longs Peak Room (LSC)
Description:
This session is designed to help Faculty and Staff understand some of the dynamics involved with surviving interpersonal violence: stalking, sexual assault, and dating/domestic violence. We will discuss the culture of violence often referred to as a Rape Supportive Culture. This discussion will help to establish a foundation on how to be a good support for survivors of interpersonal violence.
Goals and Target Audience:
The Targeted Audience is all Faculty and Staff; The goals are: 1. Establish a foundation understanding of Rape Supportive Culture. 2. Create an understanding of the effects of interpersonal violence on student success. 3. Develop a plan for how to be a good support for students in and out of the classroom.

Tuesday, January 12th

8:00 AM

Session Title:
Adult and Pediatric CPR, AED, and First Aid
Presenters:
Frank Gonzales
Category:
Safety and Health
Date:
Tuesday, January 12th 2016
Start Time:
8:00 AM
Session Length:
Half Day
Room:
340 General Services Bldg.
Description:
**This session has a $110 fee per participant.** Please make payment arrangements with Erin Rezac (erin.rezac@colostate.edu) PRIOR to the day of the session. Learn to recognize and care for life-threatening respiratory or cardiac problems, and/or sudden illness or injury, to adults, children and infants.
Goals and Target Audience:
This training teaches individuals and families how to appropriately respond in emergency situations, while overcoming barriers to act. It is a vital training for all ages and walks of life.

2:15 PM

Session Title:
The Hunting Ground: A Primer for Conversations About Sexual Assault on College Campuses
Presenters:
Kathy Sisneros
Category:
Safety and Health
Date:
Tuesday, January 12th 2016
Start Time:
2:15 PM
Session Length:
2 Hours
Room:
Longs Peak Room (LSC)
Description:
The film The Hunting Ground will be shown for the first hour of the session. The second hour will consist of a Q&A, brief overview of Title IX and the national discourse regarding sexual assault on college campuses, and will provide specific information related to Colorado State University. A brief overview of the process at CSU and what your role and responsibility is in terms of supporting students that identify as survivors of sexual assault.
Goals and Target Audience:
To share some of the national conversation related to sexual assault survivors and the role of a university in supporting the students throughout a reporting process. To share the process that is in place at Colorado State University. To share how you can support students who identify as survivors of sexual assault. This workshop is intended for any/all faculty and staff who interact with our college students at CSU.

Wednesday, January 13th

8:30 AM

Session Title:
Ergonomics in the Office Environment
Presenters:
Frank Gonzales
Category:
Safety and Health
Date:
Wednesday, January 13th 2016
Start Time:
8:30 AM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
308-10 LSC
Description:
Ergonomics ideally involves fitting the job to the person, not the person to the job. As you begin working, the slight posture changes you may make to accommodate the workstation you are given can lead to more serious problems. This course will cover basic ergonomic principles that can be implemented in office spaces anywhere, by anyone. It aims to help reduce and prevent ergonomic related pain and discomfort associated with working in the office environment.
Goals and Target Audience:
Prevent, reduce and/or eliminate pain, discomfort and risk for greater injury. Provide education and training on correct ergonomic set up and implementation.

11:00 AM

Session Title:
Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) : How YOU Can Save a Life!
Presenters:
Erin Rezac
Category:
Safety and Health
Date:
Wednesday, January 13th 2016
Start Time:
11:00 AM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
386 LSC
Description:
An AED is a small, portable device that analyzes the heart’s rhythm and prompts the user to deliver a defibrillation shock if it determines one is needed. Once turned on, the AED guides the user through each step of the defibrillation process by providing voice and/or visual prompts. AEDs are specially designed for easy use by a first responder to aid an unconscious victim. Attend this training to get an overview of how this device works, where they are located on campus and what you can do to help in an emergency.
Goals and Target Audience:
Debunk AED myths, provide hands on training and help to reduce or eliminate a lay person's hesitation to act in an emergency.

1:00 PM

Session Title:
Active Shooter: Emergency Classroom Preparedness
Presenters:
Adam Smith,Anthonie Rose,Clint Schnorr,Bob Chaffee
Category:
Safety and Health
Date:
Wednesday, January 13th 2016
Start Time:
1:00 PM
Session Length:
2 Hours
Room:
386 LSC
Description:
With continued incidents of campus shootings around the country, the importance of safety and preparedness cannot be over stressed. This session will help prepare campus staff to be as informed as possible in the event of a critical incident on or off campus.
Goals and Target Audience:
To facilitate the development of a survival mindset, and discus practical everyday skills and exercises to maximize practical preparedness while minimizing risk. Targeting: Campus Professionals and Students