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Brown Bag Lunch Series:  Domestic & Sexual Violence
“Empowerment Through Education”


Hot Topics in Domestic & Sexual Violence- Presentations by VCU faculty experts on  dating violence on campus, abuse of persons with disabilities, Forensic Nurse Examiners: responding to intimate partner violence and intimate partner violence within the LGBT community. FREE  - OPEN TO ALL

Sponsored by the Institute for Women’s Health and the YWCA of Richmond

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To Register: http://ywcarichmond.org/brownbag/

The series will be held Thursdays in Oct. (2, 9, 16 & 23) from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the YWCA of Richmond, 6 North Fifth Street, Richmond, VA 23219.

Dating Violence on College Campuses
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Presenters: Tammi Slovinsky, MPA, Assistant Director,
Sexual Assault and Intimate Partner Violence & Stalking
Advocacy Services, The Wellness Resource Center

Abuse of Persons with Disabilities
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Presenters: Elizabeth Cramer, Ph.D., Professor, VCU School of Social Work
& Jacqueline Robinson, MSW, Project Coordinator, I-CAN! Accessibility Project, VCU School of Social Work

Forensic Nurse Examiners: Responding to Intimate Partner Violence
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Presenter: Shelly Brown, MSN, RN, FNE, VCU Medical Center Intimate Partner Violence within the LGBTQ Community

Intimate Partner Violence Within the LGBTQ Community
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Presenter: Kaylin Tingle, LGBTQ Violence Prevention Health Educator for VCU Student Health

Registration
All events are free, but space is limited! Registration is strongly encouraged & can be done through this secure form (you will be directed to https:// secure site to obtain information).

Box lunch options from Apple Spice Junction are available for $10 online on the event registration page.

Contacts
Have event questions?
Contact: Fatima Smith at fsmith@ywcarichmond.org or call 804-643-6761  ext. 101
YWCA Education Series Program Chair: Janett Forte, Institute for Women’s Health, jforte@vcu.edu

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The VCU Medical Center features physicians who talk about current topics in health care. This is a great opportunity to meet, listen to and ask questions of our doctors in a casual, informal setting. Light refreshments are provided during the seminars.

All of the seminars are free and open to the public, however registration is required.

For more information or to register:
call (804) 828-0123

UPCOMING EVENTS FROM THE VCU MEDICAL CENTER CAN BE LOCATED ON THE EVENTS CALENDAR > click here for events calendar

For VCU Medical Center Community Education Information visit
> http://www.vcuhealth.org/?id=1266&sid=1

 

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