A new lunchtime lecture series sponsored by the UNC Beacon Program. Coffee & Dessert will be provided. We invite providers, faculty, staff, and students to bring their lunches and join us in the Starbucks Conference Rooms (2nd floor, Cancer Hospital Starbucks) at the UNC Medical Center.
The series will finish Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 12pm-1pm, with a presentation from Beth Moracco, PhD from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Dr. Moracco leads and participates in ongoing research surrounding IPV and will present on its public health implications.
The UNC Hospitals Beacon Program provides comprehensive, coordinated care to UNC Health Care System’s patients, families, and employees experiencing a variety of family violence. It includes services for children, victims of domestic abuse, human trafficking, workplace violence, sexual assault, and the elderly. The program provides medical and psychological assessments, counseling, and education for patients. Any patient who has experienced physical abuse, threats, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, or other violence is eligible. For more information about this speaker series or about intimate partner violence, please visit our website at https://www.med.unc.edu/beacon or call us at (984) 974-0470.