3131.1 Family Violence Prevention with Under-served communities

Monday, October 29, 2012: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Session Objectives: 1. Describe some of the unique issues impacting under-served communities around violence. 2. Identify emerging strategies that show some evidence in addressing the effects of violence in these communities. 3. Compare the effectiveness of these interventions at the community level.

Racial/ethnic and nativity-related disparities intimate partner homicide against women in Massachusetts
Isabel Chen, MPH, Jhumka Gupta, MPH, Nalini Vadivelu, MD, Kyle Ragins, MD Candidate and Quynh Dang
Connectedness, religiosity, and preadolescents' bullying: Perceptions of Hispanic after-school program participants
Melissa C. Mercado-Crespo, MSc, MA, Martha L. Coulter, DrPH MPH MSW and Monica Macahuachi
A Summative Evaluation of a Community Agency's Abused Women's Services
Keevia Porter, DNP,RN, NP-C, Patricia M. Speck, DNSc, APN, FNP-BC, FAAN and Marion Donohoe, DNP CPNP

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Organized by: Family Violence Prevention Forum
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Public Health Nursing, Women's Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

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