New Public Health Strategies for Violence Prevention

Date: Wednesday January 13th, 2016, 10:00-11:30 am PST

Please join us for an interactive webinar presentation and discussion about developing and implementing innovative Public Health Strategies for Violence Prevention. The featured presenter for this webinar is Connie Mitchell MD, MPH, Deputy Director, Center for Family Health, California Department of Public Health. During this webinar, Dr. Mitchell will discuss ways to:

•Integrate a focus on violence prevention into efforts to address social determinants of health
•Incorporate concepts of both risk (trauma exposure) and resiliency (safeness) into violence prevention planning •Implement new public health surveillance practices that incorporate trauma exposure
•Address disparities in health related to violence by integrate an understanding of violence exposure into a prevention-focused health equity framework

Presenter: Dr. Connie Mitchell, MD, MPH

Watch the recording here.

Download the slides here.