3197.0 Innovative Strategies that Address Family Violence Prevention

Monday, November 5, 2007: 12:30 PM
The oral presentations that are a part of this session will highlight innovative strategies being developed to address family violence. They will seek to challenges family violence advocates to partner with new and non-traditional allies in their efforts to impact and prevent family violence. Further, some attention will be given to the policy and practice implementation of these strategies highlighted.
Session Objectives: 1. Create a context where a number of promising broad-based approaches in family violence prevention are discussed and explored. 2. Identify the key ingredients across these interventions that successfully meet the program goals of addressing and reducing the impact of family violence. 3. Apply successful aspects of these programs in addressing family violence at the practice and policy levels.

12:45 PM
Child Abuse Perpetration among Men and Associations with Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence
Jay G. Silverman, PhD, Michele R. Decker, ScD and Jhumka Gupta, MPH
1:00 PM
Computer-assisted risk screening for intimate partner violence in family practice: A randomized controlled trial (RCT)
Farah Ahmad, MBBS, MPH, PhD, Sheilah Hogg-Johnson, PhD, Donna E. Stewart, MD, FRCPC, Harvey A. Skinner, PhD, CPsych, Richard H. Glazier, MD, MPH and Wendy Levinson, MD, FRCPC

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: APHA-Family Violence Prevention Forum
Endorsed by: Women's Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing