CPACS attended the 7th Biennial National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence. The conference aims to advance the health care system's response to domestic and sexual violence. The conference attracts the nation's leading medical, public health and family violence experts from across the U.S. with increased international participation. Workshops, scientific posters, and plenary sessions highlight the latest research and most innovative clinical responses to domestic and sexual violence, with a focus on the work being done by physicians, physician assistants, dentists, nurses, nurse midwives, mental and behavioral health providers, social workers, domestic violence experts, researchers and others.
The goal of the 7th National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence is to advance the field of health care's response to domestic violence. The conference is primarily funded by the Family Violence Prevention & Services Program, Family & Youth Services Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.