Annie Lewis-O'Connor, NP, MPH, PhD, Brigham and Women's Hosptial and Harvard University
Nancy Durborow, M.S., Consultant
Brigid McCaw, MD, MPH, MS, Kaiser Permanente, Northern California Region
Danica R. Delgado, MSW, Hartford Hospital/ Healthcare Corporation
Susan McCormick Hadley, MPH, University of Minnesota Medical School
Elizabeth A. Stern, MPH, Duke University Health System
Sally Schaeffer, MPA, Futures Without Violence
Krista J. Kotz, PhD, MPH, Kaiser Permanente Northern California
Frances Ashe-Goins, RN, MPH, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
- Describe several models of domestic violence medical advocacy programs
- Identify tools and strategies for implementing and sustaining a domestic violence response in the healthcare setting
- Explain concrete strategies for effective domestic violence training in the healthcare setting 4. Identify solutions to common challenges faced in medical advocacy program development and implementation.
This interactive and strategy-focused session will engage participants in dialogue about key components involved in developing and enhancing domestic violence programs within healthcare settings. Attendees will be introduced to a variety of models, tools, and strategies utilized in healthcare-based programs, and will have the opportunity to brainstorm solutions to their practice questions with co-attendees and session faculty in breakout sessions. This pre-conference session will also give participants the opportunity to network with others doing similar work.