Healthcare Implications of Adverse Childhood Experiences Topic of Program
Oneida County ‘Stop ACEs’ Hosts Renowned Expert at SUNY IT
The co-principal investigator of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Kaiser Permanente ACE Study, Dr. Vincent Felitti, will present an overview of the study which examines the implications of adverse childhood experiences on long-term health at SUNY IT on Thursday, October 21st.
The program, intended for mental health professionals, school personnel, allied health professionals, students and faculty will take place from 9:00 am to 11:30 am in the Kunsela Hall Auditorium on the SUNY campus. Sign-in for the event will begin at 8:00 am. Following Dr. Felitti’s presentation there will be an update on local initiatives being undertaken by Stop ACEs Committee, a community-wide collaboration administering a $48,000 Stop ACES grant received from the Administration for Children & Family Services.