Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - USC Upstate, College of Business and Economics located next to the hotel

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm                

Registration – USC Upstate, College of Business and Economics located next to the hotel

1:30 pm – 1:35 pm               

Welcome and Opening
Agnes Tiwari, RN, PhD, FAAN, AVA President-Elect, and Jennifer Parker, PhD

1:35 pm – 2:35 pm                 

Plenary 1: Biological Impacts of Trauma
Susie Wiet, MD

2:35 pm – 3:20 pm                 
Applying Resilience Knowledge in Clinical Interventions
Machelle Madsen Thompson, PhD, MSW

3:20 pm – 3:35 pm                 ***Break***

3:35 pm – 4:05 pm                  

50+ Years of Child Maltreatment Part 1
Dave Corwin, MD

4:05 pm – 4:35 pm                  
Addressing Childhood Trauma in Adult Primary Care Patients: An Educational Model
Martina Jelley, MD, MSPH, FACP

4:35 pm – 5:05 pm                  

Preparing your Healthcare System to Identify and Respond to Patients who have been Victims of Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation
Kathy Franchek, MD

5:05 pm – 5:30 pm                   

Affinity Groups: Overview and Present Groups
Tasneem Ismailji, MD, MPH

  • Barbara Boat, PhD  – Cruelty to Animals – Cruelty to People
  • Steve Stone, MA –  Regional Academies and Raising Community Trauma-Resilience Awareness
  • Deb Sendek, MS – Corporal Punishment

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm                    

Simple Yoga
Yael Calhoun, MA, MS, E-RYT

(Dinner on your own)

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - USC Upstate, University Readiness Center - Main Campus(shuttle available from hotel)

8:00 am - 9:00 am            

Registration – USC Upstate Readiness Center (Shuttles available from the hotel entrance to USC Upstate’s main campus Readiness Center)

8:30 am – 9:00 am          

Yoga: All Levels Welcome – please join as you arrive at USC Upstate Readiness Center – no worries, come in whenever you arrive.

(shuttle available for transportation from hotel to USC Upstate main campus)

Yael Calhoun, MA, MS, E-RYT

09:00 am – 09:15 am      

Greetings and Announcements
Randy Alexander, MD, PhD, AVA President

9:15 am – 10:00 am    

Plenary 2:

 A National Plan to End Violence
Victor Vieth, JD

10:00 am - 10:05 am 

Yoga Activity
Yael Calhoun, MA, MS, E-RYT

10:05 am – 10:15 am      *** Break***

10:15 am – 11:15 am
Global Panel on Child Abuse - Panel Presentations
​Edward Chan,PhD, MSW
Unsun Chung,MD, PhD
Deb Loxton
Chair: Dave Corwin, MD

11:20 am – 12:15 pm
Scientific Presentations (15 min x 3x2 parallel tracks = 6 presentations)

Association between father involvement, intimate partner violence,
and paternal health: Findings from the UN Multi-country study on
Men and Violence in Asia and the Pacific.
Presenter: Edward Chan, PhD, MSW - School of Nursing, University of Hong Kong

The Impacts of Internal Migration on Child Victimization in China: A Meta-analysis.
Presenter: QiQi Chen, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong

Validation of the Chinese Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE).
Presenter: Weiying Li, School of Nursing, University of Hong Kong

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Cardiovascular Health among children
Presenter: Terrance Wade, PhD - Dept of Health Sciences, Brock University

Undiagnosed Physical Developmental Delays for Young Victims of Child Abuse:
Results from the Therapeutic Interagency Preschool (TIP) Program

Presenter: Jane Sites, LSW, Ed.D, Cinncinati Children’s Hospital/TIP Program

Prevalence of Significant Childhood Abuse or Neglect in Elective Plastic
Surgery Patients

Presenter: Mark Constantian, MD, FACS, Univesity of Wisconsin

12:15 pm – 1:45 pm

Summit Lunch, AVA Vincent J. Felitti Distinguished Scholar Award, and Presentation to Vincent J. Felitti, MD

Tasneem Ismailji, MD, MPH

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm
Corporal punishment: Inappropriate discipline or child abuse - {Panel discussion
Chair: Randy Alexander,MD, PhD
Dave Corwin, MD
Deb Sendek, MS

Bob Geffner, PhD

2:30 pm – 3:20 pm        

Pleanry 3: Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and ACEs 
Kathy Frenchek, MD and Tasneem Ismailji, MD, MPH

3:20 pm - 3:25 pm 

Yoga Activity
Yael Calhoun, MA, MS, E-RYT​

3:25 pm -3:35 pm            ***Break***

3:35 pm – 4:05 pm          

Compassionate Schools
Jennifer Parker,PhD 
Stacey Olson

4:05 pm – 5:05 pm
Concurrent Sessions:

  • Animal AbuseBarbara Boat, PhD and Clifton Flynn, PhD
  • ​Elder Abuse: Self-administered acupressure for family caregivers of older adultsAgnes Tiwari, RN, PhD, FAAN 

5:05 pm – 5:35 pm

Expanded ACEs
Peter Cronholm, MD, MSCE

5:35 pm – 6:05 pm  

Shuttle to USC Upstate’s Child Protection Training Center
located in College of Business and Economics

6:05 pm - 7:35 pm

Reception and Poster Presentations

Friday, October 21, 2016 - The USC Upstate Child Protection Training Center (CPTC) - College Business and Economics located next to hotel

8:00 am -  8:05 am

Welcome Back - Dave Corwin, MD

8:05 am – 8:35 am        

AVA Members’ Meeting 
Chair: Randy Alexander, MD, PhD
AVA BOD members and members

8:35 am - 9:20 am

Plenary 4: 

NPEIV, IVAT and strategy to advance the field of violence prevention and treatment
Bob Geffner, PhD

9:20 am – 9:40 am

50+ Years of Child Maltreatment Part 2
Dave Corwin, MD

9:45 am – 10:30 am

Scientific Presentations (15 min x 3 x 2 paralle tracks = 6 presentations)
“Labor of Love: Vulnerable Women & Maternity”
Elective Course for Medical Students

Presenter: Alishka Abioye, Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Child Abuse and Misuse of Power in Institutions Strategies of
Institutional Child Protection and its implementation

Presenter: Mechthild Wolff, MD -
Hochschule Landshut, University of Applied Sciences

Welcome Johnny and Jane Home: A Listening Project for Veterans
Presenter: Steven Stone, MA – Mental Health and Recovery Board of Ashland County

A Link Between Stray Animal Intake and Neighborhood Violence?
Presenter(s): Terry Spencer, DVM MEd and Nancy Hardt MD
University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program

Simple Yoga Breaks for Trauma and Vicarious Trauma
Presenter: – GreenTREE Yoga ®

Usability testing of a smartphone application for delivering Qigong training
Presenter: Agnes Tiwari, RN, PhD – University of Hong Kong

10:30 am - 10:35 am

Yoga Activity
Yael Calhoun, MA, MS, E-RYT

10:35 am – 10:45 am     ***Break***

10:45 am – 11:30 am
Plenary 5: Gun violence: Docs vs Glocks 
Randy Alexander, MD, PhD

11:35 am – 12:15 pm
Integration of trauma-resiliency awareness 
Susie Wiet, MD

12:15 pm – 12:30 pm  
Closing - Randy Alexander, MD, PhD, AVA President