Faculty Profile for Dr. Rosalva Washington

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Dr. Rosalva Washington
Lecturer — School of Social Work
ENC 150A
phone: (512) 245-2592

Biography Section

Biography and Education


University of Southern California (USC)
Doctor of Social Work (DSW)
Graduation, May 2021
GPA 3.914
Closing the Health Gap in end-of-life care for bereaved families impacted by adult loss through remembrance photography.

University of Southern California (USC)
Master, Social Work
Graduation: May, 1999

California State University, Sacramento
Double Major, Social Work & Ethnic Studies
Graduation: Spring 1999

Teaching Interests

Medical Social Work, Field Education in Social Work, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. End-of-Life Care and Social Work.

Research Interests

Addressing the Social Work grand challenge: Closing the Health Care gap and strengthening Hospitals across America.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Washington, R. (2023, March 5). LA VOZ UNIDA.

Selected Service Activities

SOWK Field Placement Advisor
March 15, 2023-December 16, 2023
Field Team Sub-Committee: Field Instructor/Professional Development
January 17, 2023-December 16, 2023
MSW Hooding Ceremony
December 8, 2023-December 8, 2023
MSW interviews
February 17, 2022-February 18, 2022
Undergraduate Marshall
Graduation Ceremony
May 2023-May 2023