Trauma-informed Care Training

On behalf of the H-STAT Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Student Task Force, we would like to inform you about the inaugural Trauma-Informed Care Training Day on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 8:00am-1:00pm at the Emory School of Medicine.   The […]

Food Insecurity Simulator

The Emory Medicine residency is organizing an experience at the Atlanta Community Food Bank’s New Food Insecurity Simulator on Tuesday, July 30th, from 10:30-12. They are looking for a few more volunteers for the experience. If you’re interested in participating, […]

“Resilience” Showing

Join us for a free screening of the documentary, “Resilience,” that explores the science behind the toxic effects of adverse childhood events (ACEs) and how doctors and communities are starting to address this problem. The screening will be followed by […]

GSU Cut Hypertension Training

Join GSU’s chapter of H-STAT for a Cut Hypertension training! We’ll be teaching you how to screen for hypertension and provide resources for low-cost healthcare and support around Atlanta. Training will be conducted by Dr. Childs, the Cardiovascular Health Program […]

ASK Day

June is National Gun Violence Awareness month.   Join us on Monday June 17th for ASK DAY 2019 Video greeting from Georgia Congresswoman Lucy McBath, an advocate for gun violence prevention and research Keynote by Grady Hospital’s PIVOT Police officers (Program to Interrupt Violence Through Outreach and Treatment) Displays and representatives […]

ACEs Journal Club

On behalf of the H-STAT ACEs Student Task Force, you are invited to an upcoming Journal Club with Dr. Stan Sonu. Dr. Sonu is trained in pediatrics and internal medicine, and is an expert on the relationship between adverse childhood […]

ACEs Student Task Force Learning Series

This journal club discussion will focus on the New Yorker article, “When Should a Child Be Taken from His Parents.” This is a fantastic piece focusing on the role of adversity and trauma in the lives of children and families, […]

Week of Action for the Un(der)insured

Join H-STAT for a week-long educational campaign about uninsurance and underinsurance. Over the course of the week, we’ll explore topics include what it means to be uninsured or underinsured, what Medicaid and Medicare are, what Mediciad expansion and waivers are, […]