Friday's keynote is Dipesh Navsaria, MPH, MSLIS, MD, pediatrician and associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Dipesh is a pediatrician working in the public interest. He blends the roles of physician, occasional children's librarian, educator, public health professional, and child health advocate. With graduate degrees in public health, children’s librarianship, physician assistant studies, and medicine, he brings a unique combination of interests and experience together.
Saturday's keynote is Dr. Tami Weiss, Assistant Professor in the College of Arts and Human Sciences at the University of Wisconsin - Stout. She is also the Executive Director of A.I.M. - Arts Integration Menomonie which is based in the Art Education program at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Partnering with the School District of the Menomonie Area, UW-Stout strives to make an impact on teacher retention through arts integration.