The Patient's Voice: Enhancing Trauma-informed Care

The AHA's Hospitals Against Violence, in collaboration with the New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics brings together real-life examples of how clinicians in the field have developed strategies to integrate the patient’s voice in providing trauma-informed care.

The webinar highlights upstream approaches to screen and assess patients with trauma and ACES in acute-care and provider settings, along with prevention strategies to build resiliency within providers, patients and communities.


  • Gina Cavallo, Consultant, Survivor Speaker and Advocate New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking 
  • Nicole Leopardi, M.D., FAAP, General Pediatrician, Cooper University Healthcare, Children's Regional Center and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
  • Moderator: Laura Castellanos, Associate Director, American Hospital Association