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Beyond Silos: Domestic Violence and Health Care Partnerships, 2023 Symposium Archives

Welcome + Opening Remarks

  • Kate Marr (she/her), Executive Director, Community Legal Aid SoCal, DV + Health Care Leadership Council Member

  • Lan Pham (she/her), Executive Director, Los Angeles County DV Council

  • Richard Thomason (he/him), Policy Director, Blue Shield of California Foundation

  • Hilda L. Solis (she/her), Supervisor 1st District, County of Los Angeles


Keynote Address | Adolescent Relationship Abuse Prevention: Challenges, approaches and future directions

  • Maya Ragavan, MD, MPH, MS (she/her), Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Morning Plenary | Centering LGBTQ+ Survivors in Trauma-Informed Support and Services

  • Andrew Alemán, LCSW (he/him), National Consultant





Concurrent Session A: Cultivating Youth Supports in Violence Prevention

  • Sandy Pattison (she/her), Youth Program Coordinator, Jenesse Center, Inc.

  • Natalia Chavez (she/her), Youth Program Advocate, Jenesse Center, Inc.


Concurrent Session B: Mandatory Reporting to Mandatory Supporting

  • Karen Earl (she/her), Chief Executive Officer, Jenesse Center, Inc.

  • Kate Vander Tuig, MPH (she/they), Program Director, National Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Futures Without Violence

Concurrent Session C: Navigating Reproductive Health Access in Los Angeles County

  • Susie Baldwin, MD, MPH (she/her), Medical Director, Office of Women's Health, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

  • Dannelle Pietersz, NP, MSN, MPH (she/her), Clinical Programs Director, Women’s Health Programs and Innovation, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services

  • Jessica Miller, LVN, CLE (she/her), President, Full Spectrum Doula, Jurupa Valley Doulas

Lifting their Voices: Navigating access to care as a survivor with intersecting identities

Moderator: Virginia Duplessis, MSW (she/her), Associate Director, Health, Futures Without Violence and Director, National Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence

  • Survivor, Jenesse Center, Inc.

  • Survivor, YWCA of San Gabriel Valley

  • Survivor, East Los Angeles Women's Center



Closing Remarks

  • Yasmin Tarver, MPA (she/her), Director of Workforce Development, Jenesse Center, Inc., DV + Health Care Leadership Council Member

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