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Monday, June 6 • 11:30am - 1:30pm
Plenary Luncheon Keynote Presentation: The Global Burden of Child Physical Abuse

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This Plenary session will examine what we know about cultural variations in the use of harsh punishment  and abusive child-rearing around the world and in the US. We will look at the relationships to child age, gender and maternal education.

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Desmond Runyan

Executive Director, Kempe Center for the Prevention & Treatment of Child Abuse & Neglect
Dr. Desmond Runyan is the Jack and Viki Thompson professor of pediatrics at the University of Colorado and Executive Director of the Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect. He joined the Colorado faculty in August of 2011 after 32 years at the University of North Carolina.  At North Carolina he was professor in the departments of Social Medicine and Pediatrics and served as chair of Social Medicine from... Read More →

Monday June 6, 2016 11:30am - 1:30pm
Grand Ballroom Renaissance Washington DC Hotel