Reclaiming the Professions for Life and Family
Survivors' Summit 2021

July 16-17, 2021
Presented by the Ruth Institute


Ruth’s Ambassador Program - Friday, July 16  |  8:30am - 4pm
$200 per person (includes breakfast & lunch); application required

8:30 - 9:15 ~ "Understanding the Global Sexual Revolution and Confronting the Sexual State," Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse
9:15 - 9:45 ~ Q&A with Dr. Morse

9:45 - 10:15 ~ *break*

10:15 - 11:00 ~ "Counting the Casualties of the Sexual Revolution," Fr. Paul Sullins
11:00 - 11:30 ~ Q&A with Fr. Sullins

11:30 - 12:30 - *Lunch*

12:30 - 1:00 - A specific example of the harms of the Sexual Revolution: Walt Heyer
1:00 - 1:45 - “The Medical Costs of the Sexual Revolution,” Dr. Quentin Van Meter, president, American College of Pediatricians
1:45 - 2:15 ~ Q&A with Dr. Van Meter

2:15 - 2:45 - *break*

2:45-3:30 - “Demographic Winter and the Future of Freedom and Family,” Don Feder
3:30 - 4:00 ~ Q&A with Mr. Feder


Annual Awards Dinner - Friday, July 16  |  6:00pm - 9:00pm
$75 per person  |   $400 table of 8
talks included with livestreaming package

6:00 - Blessing & dinner

7:00 - Introduction, Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse

7:10 - Activist of the Year: Sharon Slater, for her work defending the family at home and abroad

7:25 - Book of the Year: Them Before Us, Katy Faust, advocating for the rights of children

7:40 - Witness of the Year: Rev Walter Hoye
7:50 - Keynote Address: Rev Walter Hoye, “Black and Pro-Life in America”
8:30 - Q&A with Rev. & Mrs. Hoye


Summit Program - Saturday, July 17 | 8:30am - 5:30pm
$200 per person (includes breakfast & lunch)   |    packages and virtual passes also available

8:30 ~ Welcoming Remarks and opening prayer

8:45 - 9:00 ~ “Confronting the Corruption of the Professions,” Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse
9:00 - 9:45 ~ PANEL: Reclaiming the Therapeutic Professions
      "Uncovering Deception," Susan Constantine
      "Correcting the Data," Fr. Paul Sullins
      "Organizing the Therapists," Laura Haynes
9:45 - 10:00 ~ Discussion and Q&A

10:00 - 10:15 ~ *Snack and Networking Break*
      AMA with Dr J (for virtual pass holders) - send in your questions for our mini-edition of "Ask Me Anything!"

10:15 - 11:00 - "Resisting the Corruption of Education," Sharon Slater
11:00 - 11:30 ~ PANEL: Legal Strategies for Reclaiming Education
      Mary McAlister
      "What the LGBT activists are doing in the schools," Maria Keffler
11:30 - 11:45 ~ Discussion and Q&A
11:45 - 12:30 ~ PANEL: Medical Professionals on the "State of their Union"
      Dr. Michael Parker, Representative from Catholic Medical Association (session moderator) 
      Dr. Quentin Van Meter, President, American College of Pediatricians
      Dr. Donna Harrison, Executive Director, American Association of Pro-Life Ob-Gyns (AAPLOG)

12:30 - 1:30 ~ Lunch

1:30 - 2:15 ~ PANEL: Defending the Body
      "Partners for Ethical Care," Erin Brewer
      "Natural Womanhood," Jackie Aguilar
      Fr. Sebastian Walshe
2:15 - 2:30 ~ Discussion and Q&A

2:30 - 2:45 ~ *Snack and Networking Break*

2:45 - 3:45 ~ PANEL: Putting the Pieces Together: Equipping the Pro-life Movement to Confront Trans-Minded Clients
      Jim Havens, pro-life activist (session moderator)
      Walt Heyer, defending the body and helping the vulnerable
      Erin Brewer, therapist on the psychology of the trans-minded client
      Jane Robbins, attorney on the trans suicide issue
3:45 - 4:00 ~ Discussion and Q&A
4:00 - 4:45 ~ PANEL: Surviving the Sexual Revolution
      Katy Faust, Them Before Us
      Walter B. Hoye, what the sexual revolution has done to the Black community
      Denise Shick, daughter of a trans father
3:45 - 4:00 ~ Discussion and Q&A

5:00 ~ Awards Ceremony and Closing

Survivors' Summit

You can still get virtual access to the Summit here!

Ruth's Ambassador Program

This application-only program, Friday July 17, will educate and give you the advocacy tools to make a difference.

also available in PDF form here:

Ambassadors' Training application Ambassadors' Training application (80 KB) (Released on 11-Jun-2020)

Mail to:
4845 Lake Street, Suite 217
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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