ACEs, Race and Equity

Understanding and addressing the role of race and racism in adverse

childhood experiences exposure and healing


When:    Wednesday, February 20th, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Where:   NVC's "Little Theater" Located in the 1200 building
Tickets:  FREE!  Get Your Ticket HERE


Resilience.jpgJoin us for a dynamic evening addressing topics of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) andtheir impact on Trauma within marginalized communities.  A screening of the one-hour documentary RESILIENCE will be followed by a talk by Flojaune Cofer.

Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope
Resilience chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cut- ting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease.

flojaune.jpgFlojaune Cofer, PhD, MPH
Epidemiologist and Senior Director of Policy at Public Health Advocates 
Flojaune Griffin Cofer is a n epidemiologist who serves as the Senior Director of Policy for
Public Health Advocates. She oversees the state policy efforts and the All Children Thrive- CA local trauma policy initiative. Her professional interest is addressing emerging and persistent public health challenges through research and policy. Her work primarily focuses on metabolic disease prevention, restorative justice, and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs).

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