Center for Women's Health and Wellness

School of Health and Human Sciences

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Keynote Speaker Announcements

3rd Annual Innovations in Domestic and Sexual Violence Research and Practice Conference
“Effecting Change Through Evidence-Based Practice and Engaged Scholarship”

March 5 – 6, 2015 ● Greensboro, NC

Innovations 2015 General Information 

Keynote Speakers:

Terra Slavin

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Jen Grove

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What are the goals of the conference?

The purpose of the 3rd annual conference is to reduce violence against women by strengthening research and
evidence-based practice through academic-community partnerships.

Other key goals include:
 improved skills for data driven decision making in the field;
 enriched familiarity of innovative, evidence based research and practice focusing particularly on
priority populations (including, but not limited to, migrant workers, military families, members of LGBTQ
 heightened understanding of the social determinants of health outcomes as related to SA and DV;
 greater awareness of how colleges and universities are responding to recent federal legislation related
to DV and SA;
 improved awareness of the current issues confronting SA and DV programs in North Carolina;
 enhanced knowledge sharing between researchers and practitioners in response to these current

Who is the intended audience?
Advocates ● Practitioners ● Researchers ● Administrators ● Policy Makers ● Legal Counsel ● Law Enforcement

When and where is the conference?
 Thursday, March 5th and Friday, March 6th , 2015
 Elliott University Center, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

More details to follow: Call for programs ● Registration information ● Hotel accommodations
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Loreen Olson and the conference staff at