Members of the Partners HealthCare community and the public are invited to attend "Domestic and Sexual Violence: Opportunities to Improve the Community Response."

Where: Massachusetts State House, Gardner Auditorium
When: Monday, May 12, 2014 12:00 - 2:00PM

Special Guest Speakers

  • Gary L. Gottlieb, MD, President and CEO Partners HealthCare
  • The Honorable Therese Murray Senate President 
  • The Honorable Robert A. DeLeo Speaker of the House 
  • Annie Lewis‐O'Connor, NP, PhD, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Audience Q&A With Expert Panel


Jeanne Blake, medical journalist President, Blake Works

Panel members

  • Norma Ayala‐Leong, Deputy Superintendent Boston Police Department
  • Stephanie Brown, Chief Executive Officer Casa Myrna
  • Samantha Wright Calero, Violence Prevention Specialist Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Maureen Gallagher, Director of Policy Jane Doe Inc.
  • Gina Scaramella, LICSW, Executive Director Boston Area Rape Crisis Center

Register Now! Space is limited.

RSVP for this free event with your name and organization to Students are welcome.  Registered attendees will receive a complimentary packet of Resource Cards.


Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted.  Please contact Jessica Loftus at for the status of social work CE accreditation.

The event is sponsored by Partners HealthCare.