Elizabeth Janks

Elizabeth Janks

Associate Director for Training and Education

e.janks@wayne.edu

Elizabeth Janks

Education/Training

Baccalaureate:

  B.A.  Central Michigan University (Journalism)
  B.A. Central MIchigan University (Sociology)


Graduate:

1993 M.S.W. Wayne State University

Research

Research:

Emergency Preparedness Training Project

Agency: Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Principle Investigator (10/1/12-present)

 

Michigan Family Support Initiative Project

Agency: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities

Project Director (10/1/10-11/30/12)

 

Michigan's Empowerment Education Project: A Statewide Initiative for Direct Support Professionals

Agency: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities

Project Director (7/1/2001-present)

 

Completed Research Support:

Support All Families in Emergencies Planning Project (SAFE)

Agency: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities

Prinicpal Investigator (10/1/2009-9/30/2010)

 

Detroit Family Support 360°: Planning Project

Agency: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities 

Principal Investigator (9/30/2003-9/29/2004)

 

Detroit Family Support 360° Project

Agency: U.S. Department, Administration for Children & Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities 

Prinicpal Investigator: (9/30/2004-9/29/2009)

 

Detroit Family Support 360° Project

Agency: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities

Principal Investigator (9/30/2004-9/29/2009)

 

Professional Memberships & Honors

Professional Memberships:

National Association of Social Workers

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Council on Community Advocacy

Michigan Association of Social Workers

TASH

National Alliance of Direct Support Professionals