Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - USC Upstate, College of Business and Economics (160 E. St. John Street) located behind 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, LPC

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  – Link between Cruelty to Animals and Violence to Humans
  • 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 (800 University Way)
(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)
(Track 1 located in HEC Room 2086)

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 - Department of Social Work and Social Administration, 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

(Track 2 located in HEC Room 2007)

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:

  • Links Between Cruelty to Animals and Violence to Humans –  Barbara 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 available to hotel
6:05 pm - 7:35 pm

Reception and Poster Presentations located in HEC Room 2086

Yael Calhoun, MA, MS, E-RYT-- Trauma-sensitive Yoga for Displaced People: Curriculum and Training Kit
Ramelle Mansberg, B.A., MPH (in progress) -- Elder Abuse Professional Education: Training for Current and Future Healthcare
Cari Jo Clark, Sc.D., M.P.H. -- M Health Community Network: A Community-University Project to Improve the Response to IPV in Outpatient Setting
Betsy Goulet, MD – From the Classroom to the Field: Experiential Training for Child Protection

(Shuttle available to hotel)

Friday, October 21, 2016 - The USC Upstate Child Protection Training Center (CPTC) - College Business and Economics (160 E. St. John Street) located behind hotel

8:00 am -  8:30 am

AVA Members’ Meeting 
Chair: Randy Alexander, MD, PhD

8:30 am – 8:35 am  
Welcome Back - Dave Corwin, MD

8:35 am - 9:20 am

Plenary 4: 

NPEIV, IVAT and strategy to advance the field of violence prevention and treatment
Bob Geffner, PhD (TBC - Dave Corwin, MD)

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)
(Track 1 - Room 160)

“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

(Track 2 - Room 170)
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: Yael Calhoun – GreenTREE Yoga ®

Usability testing of a smartphone application for delivering Qigong training
Presenter(s): Vivian Hui, RN,BNurs - St. Teresa's Hospital

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

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Nevada School of Medicine and the Academy on Violence and Abuse. The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
The University of Nevada School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses may receive continuing education credit for this educational activity as the ANCC accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreement.