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Johns Hopkins Moore Center for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse to Hold Symposium

The Moore Center for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse, which is based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, will hold its annual symposium on April 19 at the Bloomberg School in Baltimore. This year’s symposium will focus on the prevention of child sexual abuse within institutions and organizations.

Among the speaker are participants in the Netflix series The Keepers, and policymakers, researchers and professionals working within youth-serving organizations.

Symposium: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse within Institutions and Organizations

Thursday, April 19, 2018

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Sheldon Hall

615 N. Wolfe Street

Baltimore, MD 21205


  • JHSPH Dean Ellen MacKenzie, Welcome
  • Maryland Delegate C.T. Wilson, Keynote Address
  • Ben Mathews, PhD, Professor of Law, Queensland University of Technology
  • Donald Palmer, PhD, Professor, UC Davis Graduate School of Management
  • Deacon Bernard Nojadera, Executive Director, Child and Youth Protection, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
  • Michael Johnson, Youth Protection Director, Boy Scouts of America
  • Ju’Riese Colón, National Vice President of Child & Club Safety, Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Michael Piercy, Director, Washington County Department of Social Services
  • Abbie Schaub, Teresa Lancaster and Lil Hughes Knipp, The Keepers

Registration required. Space is limited.

To register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/child-sexual-abuse-a-public-health-perspective-symposium-registration-43902155529

The event will be webcast here: jhsph.edu/moorecentersymposium.