Agenda

 

Sexual Assault Awareness Symposium:
Trauma Informed Care for Health Care Providers and Responders
April 6, 2023 | 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST | Virtual | 5.5 CEUs

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8:30 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.  Welcome Remarks
Dr. Willette Burnham Williams, Chief Diversity Officer, Medical University of South Carolina


8:35 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.    Agenda
Michele Reed MS.ED, Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Medical University of South Carolina


8:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Dynamics of Sexual Assault
Christin Hahn, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, MUSC National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Medical University of South Carolina

Emily Tilstra-Ferrell, Postdoctoral Fellow, MUSC National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Medical University of South Carolina



11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Break


11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Responses to sexual assault
Aurelia Sands-Bell, M.Ed. Research Instructor National Mass Violence Victimization Resource Center Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina


12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch  on own


1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Advocacy, Resources and Support Services: A Panel Discussion
Moderator: Michele Reed MS.ED, Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Medical University of South Carolina   
Lyn Maples, Outreach Coordinator, Tri-County SPEAKS-Outreach Coordinator

Sydney Conrad, My Sisters House


2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Medical Care of survivors
Karen Hughes, Forensic Nurse, BSN, RN, SANE-A, Medical University of South Carolina


3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Break


3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Law Enforcement & Judicial System: A Panel Discussion 

Moderator: Daniela Harris-Title IX Coordinator & Director of Civil Rights Compliance, Medical University of South Carolina

Catherine Fries, Assistant Solicitor for the Ninth Circuit Solicitor’s Office

Kamila Szymczynska-Sas, Esq., Assistant Solicitor for the Ninth Circuit Solicitor’s Office


4:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Q and A and Closing Remarks
Michele Reed MS.ED, Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Medical University of South Carolina