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The Initiative to End Family Violence Research Colloquium

This colloquium will feature presentations of the 2016 Interdisciplinary Research Grant Projects and 2016-17 Graduate Student Fellows. The event is open to the public.

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Multipurpose Academic & Administrative Bldg (MPAA), room 420, UCI. Parking is $10 in the Social Sciences Parking Structure (directions)

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Time Description
9:00 a.m. Welcome
Jane K. Stoever, Director of the Initiative to End Family Violence
  Presentation of Interdisciplinary Research Projects
9:05 – 9:35 a.m. “Modeling Brain Trauma in Children” (Frithjof Kruggel, Biomedical Engineering; Gultekin Gulsen, Radiological Sciences; Lizhi Sun, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Sandy Murray, Pediatrics)
9:35 – 10:05 a.m. “Intimate Partner Violence Prospectively Predicted by Exposure to Family Violence during Youth and Prospectively Predicting Psychological Distress”  (Ray Novaco, Psychology and Social Behavior; Dana Garfin, Psychology and Social Behavior; Rebecca Thompson, Psychology and Social Behavior; Roxanne Cohen Silver, Psychology and Social Behavior; and Alison Holman, Nursing)
10:05 – 10:15 a.m. Break
  Presentations by Class of 2016-17 Graduate Student Fellows
10:15– 10:35 a.m. Britni Adams, Dept. of Sociology, Project: Consequences of Family Violence: Perspectives from Youth Victims as They Transition to Adulthood, Faculty Advisor: Kristin Turney
10:35– 10:55 a.m. Elizabeth Clark Rubio, Dept. of Anthropology, Project: The Legal Construction of Love and Intimacy: Proving Good Faith Marriage for Battered Asian/Pacific Islander Immigrant Spouses, Faculty Advisor: Leo Chavez
10:55 – 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 – 11:20 a.m. Kelli Dickerson, Dept. of Psychology and Social Behavior, Project: Disentangling the Links Among Emotion Regulation, Behavior Problems, and Placement Instability in Maltreated Youth, Faculty Advisor: Jodi Quas
11:20 – 11:40 a.m. Esmeralda Garcia, Dept. of Psychology and Social Behavior, Project: The Reality and Perceived Needs of Survivors of Domestic Violence Attending Personal Empowerment Programs, Faculty Advisor: Ilona Yim
11:40 – 12:00 p.m. Helen Jiwon Shin, School of Medicine, Project: Outcomes in Children Who Fall from Two Stories or Higher: A Retrospective Study, Faculty Advisor: Sandra Murray