6033.0: Thursday, November 16, 2000: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Revisioning A Response to Domestic Violence: Dialogue in Community: The Dorchester Community Roundtable

The Dorchester Community Roundtable presents a novel opportunity to engage with women affected by domestic violence and those people providing intervention and prevention services to them across a common agenda. Dorchester encompasses a largely poor, diverse intergenerational community. This sessions focuses on the vision, success, challenges and prospects of the ongoing work of the community
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Jan Jernigan, PhD
8:30 AMBuilding bridges between health care & domestic violence: the role of a statewide leadership task force
Nancy Ann Worcester, PhD
8:40 AMCoordinating Community Response Across Diverse Services: The Dorchester Community Roundtable
Tompkins Mercedes
8:50 AMCoordinating Community Response across diverse services: Lawyering in collaboration with the community
Lois Kanter, JD
9:00 AMCoordinating Community Response across diverse services: The Enhanced Advocacy Project
Judith Castor-Palmer, PhD
9:10 AMCoordinating Community Response across diverse services: Undermedicalization and underutilization of medical providers in the coalition
Barbara Herbert, MD
Sponsor:Women's Caucus
Cosponsors:Environment; Social Work; Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA