Early recognition and secondary prevention for family violence (including especially child abuse, intimate partner violence, and elder abuse) depends on emergency clinicians. In partnership with the Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, our lab studies recognition and care for families dealing with violence. Our focus is making care more effective, fair, safe, and reliable.Our work focuses on:
The Lab is the home of CAPNET – an NIH funded national network dedicated to improving the care provided by child abuse pediatricians.
Elder Maltreatment Researcher
CAPNET Nodal Coordinator