3006.0 Fighting for Our Lives: Health Care Perspectives on Intimate Partner Violence and Rape

Monday, November 9, 2009: 8:30 AM

8:30 AM
Access to acute health care for survivors of sexual assault in a large urban area: EMS Ambulance Destination Designation for SAFE Centers of Excellence in New York City
Sultan Torshkhoev, MD, MPA, Glenn Asaeda, MD, Meghan O'Connor, MPH, LMSW, Stephan Lynn, MD, Tamara Pollak, RN, MPH, Marie Diglio, EMTP, Deborah A. Fry, MA, MPH, Lewis Marshall Jr., MD, JD and Harriet Lessel, LCSW
8:42 AM
Providing Acute Care to Sexual Assault Patients in NYC: Addressing Issues of Access and Quality
Sultan Torshkhoev, MD, MPA, Deborah A. Fry, MA, MPH, Tamara Pollak, RN, MPH and Harriet Lessel, LCSW
9:06 AM
"I'd probabaly be with him if I didn't have kids": Violence during pregnancy, what helps?
Shreya Bhandari, MSW, Linda Bullock, PhD, RN, FAAN and Phyllis Sharps, PhD,RN, FAAN
9:18 AM
Effect of an in-clinic IPV advocate intervention to increase reduce violence and improve health
Ann L. Coker, PhD, Daniel J. Whitaker, PhD and Paige Hall Smith, PhD

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

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

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)