Childhood Trauma and Health and Behavioral Outcomes: the Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) Study

Thursday, August 20, 2009- Thursday, August 20, 2009
3:00 PM EDT - 4:30 PM EDT
Location: Online

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Meeting Description:

This webcast will educate participants about the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, a scientific research study which analyzes the link between different categories of childhood trauma and the health and behavioral outcomes that may result later in life. As a result of this webcast, participants will:

  1. Describe the ACE Study
  2. Articulate the relationship between childhood trauma and health and behavioral outcomes later in life
  3. Discuss how data derived from the study has been used by local health departments to inform and develop programs at the local level.
CDC, our planners, and our presenters wish to disclose they have no financial interest or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.   There is no commercial support for this activity.