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Sep 28
Epidemiology Seminar – Child Abuse and Neglect as a Public Health Crisis
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Wright Hall Annex – HSC

UGA College of Public Health
Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Fall Seminar Series

Child Abuse and Neglect as a Public Health Crisis: Explanation and Prevention

This week’s guest speaker: Sallie Zehna Starrett, CEO, Brightpaths (Prevent Child Abuse Athens)

The seminar will take place on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at 11:30 a.m.in the Wright Hall Annex Auditorium (Room 150). Check back for details. Everyone is welcome to attend! For more information, contact Amy Winter.

Sallie Zehna Starrett is the CEO and Executive Director of Brightpaths, the Athens council of Prevent Child Abuse America. Sallie has a BS in Child and Family Development from the University of Georgia and over a decade of experience working in the non-profit sector, with an emphasis on child welfare and family preservation. She is an Athens native, mom of 2, and she and her husband are Clarke County foster parents who focus on the reunification of families. Sallie believes that all children deserve a safe and healthy childhood, and that all adults have a part to play in making that happen.

Details

Date:
September 28
Time:
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Venue

Wright Hall Annex – HSC
100 Foster Road
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Organizer

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics