CED Ability Grand Rounds - February 13, 2024

Domestic violence research and children with disabilities

Wednesday, January 10, 2024

WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities Grand Rounds webinar

When: February, 13, 2024
5-6 p.m. EST

Topic: "Connecting the dots: the critical role of the health sector in responding to the domestic and family violence experiences of Australian children and young people with disability"

Presenters: Sally Robinson, PhD, Disability and Community Inclusion Professor, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Flinders University

Melissa O'Donnell, PhD, Associate Professor Australian Centre for Child Protection, University of South Australia

Learning objectives:

  1. Scope and map current data capture of children and young people with disability experiencing domestic and family violence (DFV), identifying gaps and limitations and mapping new intersections unique to this group.
  2. Develop a new understanding of the support and service needs, priorities and perspectives of children and young people with disability experiencing DFV, as well as system barriers and enablers.
  3. Determine steps to bring service processes into better alignment with children and young people’s priorities.

Register in advance for this meeting:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. It is recommended that you also join by phone to avoid audio delays due to bandwidth.

For questions about accessibility or to request an accommodation, please email lcottrell@hsc.wvu.edu
Grand Rounds are an important teaching tool that helps our teams and other disability service providers keep up to date in evolving areas that may be directly related to, or associated with our core practice. The CED hosts a variety of state, national and international experts to share information and provide opportunities for discussion.

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2024 Grand Rounds Presentations

All webinars will be at 2:00 EST unless noted otherwise.

March 12th
Presenter: TBD

April 9th
Presenter: Dr. Grace Brannon
Title: Patient/family-centered communication in health encounters in families with children with disabilities and/or chronic conditions
May 14th
Presenter: Dr. Cara Molyneux
Title: Reflections from the UK: Why employer flexibility matters to the recruitment, retention and progression of disabled workers
June 11th
Presenter: Jenna Beffel
Title: Caregiving experiences of typically developing siblings of individuals with disabilities

Event Date: 02/13/2024 from 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM