8th Annual Advocate Injury Institute Symposium Trauma 2011:40 Years In the Making! 6th Annual Nursing Poster Presentation

Date: Nov 09, 2011
Time: 7:00am

Healthcare Response to Domestic Violence

Intimate Partner Violence remains a hidden epidemic in society. CCDPH will host an early bird CME session on the health care's role in responding to domestic violence. Marian Sassetti, MD, FAAFP, will cover the prevelance of IPV in the healthcare setting; describe common presentations in out-patient setting and discuss simple interventions healthcare providers can use to improve the health of domestic violence victims. Keith Winn, MS will provide a brief overview of the CCDPH Intimate Partner Violence Toolkit, which covers what clinicians need to know about screening, intervention, and reporting of Domestic Violence, as well as providing additional resources and prevention strategies. Registration is required. For more information, please call Keith Winn at 708.633.8064 or click on the following link to access the event's program guide: http://centegra.org/wp-content/uploads/page/TraumaConfBroch-2011final.pdf

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