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Beyond Silos: Domestic Violence and Health Care Partnerships, 2021 Symposium Archives

Welcome + Opening Remarks

  • Karen Earl, CEO, Jenesse Center, Inc.

  • Lucia Corral Peña, Senior Program Officer, Blue Shield of California Foundation

  • Holly Mitchell, Supervisor 2nd District, County of Los Angeles



Special Topics in IPV

Moderator: Nicolle Perras, Health Program Analyst, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Office of Women’s Health

  • Our Collective Work Across Sectors: Unpacking IPV and Maternal Mortality                               Sevonna Brown, Co-Executive Director, Black Women’s Blueprint

  • IPV in the Context of Aging                                                                                                                       Laura Mosqueda, MD, FAAFP, AGSF, Keck School of Medicine of USC

  • Transforming the Public Health Approach to Intimate Partner Violence                                         L.Y. Marlow, Founder & CEO, Saving Promise



IPV and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Moderator: Susie Baldwin, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Office of Women’s Health, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health


The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on IPV survivors and their children: Stories from advocates                                                                                                                                                          Maya Ragavan, MD, MPH, MS, University of Pittsburgh Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

COVID-19 and IPV                                                                                                                                        Barbara Ferrer, PhD, MPH, MEd, Director, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health


A Survivor’s Journey: A survivor’s experience during the COVID-19 pandemic                  Jacqueline Gonzalez, Survivor

Embodied Resilience

Devika Shankar, Lumos Transforms




Closing remarks

Debra Ward, CEO, YWCA of San Gabriel Valley

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