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Beacon Program Coffee and Dessert Speaker Series
April 6, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
“Intimate Partner Violence: A Health Issue” A new lunchtime lecture series sponsored by the UNC Beacon Program. Coffee & Dessert will be provided. Join us Thursday, April 6th, 2017 from 12pm-1pm for the final lecture in our three-part speaker series.
“Public Health Implications of Intimate Partner Violence”
Beth Moracco, PhD – UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Dr. Moracco is a faculty member in the School of Public Health who leads ongoing research surrounding IPV. She will discuss the importance of viewing IPV as not only social issue, but a public health issue that can be prevented.
- To examine IPV from a public health perspective
- To describe the state of the evidence for public health interventions to prevent and reduce IPV