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From the Director
Celebrating Past, Looking to Future
By Elizabeth J. Clark, Ph.D., ACSW, MPH

Practice, Research Evolve With Epidemic
Profession, NASW Keep Pace With HIV/AIDS Changes
The focus now is not so much on dying, but on living with the disease.
By Lyn Stoesen, News Staff

NASW 50th Anniversary
Looking Back

Social Work Congress Sets Future Course
Social workers gather for a discussion and celebration of the profession.
By Sheryl Fred, News Staff

Gala Celebrates NASW's 50-Year History
The gala emphasized the people and events that helped shape NASW's history.
By Sheryl Fred, News Staff

Public Education Drive's Web Site, Ads Introduced
The goal is to place the ads in a nationally distributed magazine and local publications.
By Lyn Stoesen, News Staff

Congress-Goers Assess Opportunities
The survey helps gauge what social work leaders perceive about the profession's state.
By Lyn Stoesen, News Staff

Center's Study Sees Labor Force Shortage Looming
The study shows the profession needs to attract more social workers of color.
By Lyn Stoesen, News Staff

Gains Scored in Push to Reauthorize TANF
The Senate reauthorization bill would improve services for recipients with disabilities.
By Sheryl Fred, News Staff

Presidential Awardees Named
Charles and Reinherz are recognized in education and research.

Budget Cuts Battled
Budget resolutions cut entitlement spending and increase tax cuts.

IFSW Leader Outlines Plans
"IFSW brings to NASW a very important window on the world."
By Sheryl Fred, News Staff

Marriage Rights Brief Is Filed
The case involves a 1913 Massachusetts state law.
By Lyn Stoesen, News Staff

Aging Conference Session Looks at Caregivers
The presentation focused on social workers' roles with family caregivers.
By Sheryl Fred, News Staff

Impact of Parity to Be Explored
Survey Due May
NASW will survey 500 members in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan region.

2004 Social Worker

Social Work in the Public Eye

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M. Scott Moss

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Lyn Stoesen naswnews@naswdc.org

Sheryl Fred naswnews@naswdc.org

Lyn Fredrickson Carter
naswads@naswdc.org, fax: (202)336-8312

Jim Snyder

(703) 764-5949

NASW President:
Gary Bailey, MSW

Executive Director:
Elizabeth J. Clark, Ph.D., ACSW

Publisher, NASW Press:
Cheryl Bradley

Manager, Publications:
Schandale Kornegay

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