Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): A Primer for Residents & Students
Childhood trauma isn’t something one simply gets over with age. Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are strongly associated with some of the most common, serious, and costly health conditions facing our society today. During this practical session, learn more about ACEs and principles of trauma-informed care, and leave with practical methods and resources for responding to ACEs.
Presenter: Anna Askari, MD - Outpatient Family Medicine Physician at One Medical Group Inc.
ANNA ASKARI MD, MSBS
Anna Askari, MD, MSBS is an Outpatient Family Physician at OneMedical in Aliso Viejo, California. Anna received her medical degree from the Ohio State University College of Medicine and recently completed her residency at Eisenhower Health's Family Medicine Residency Program. Throughout her medical training, Anna has taken on leadership roles at both the AAFP and CAFP. Currently, she serves as Resident Director of the American Academy of Family Physicians and past Resident Member of the California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP) Board of Directors and Foundation Board of Trustees. Anna has contributed to several publications, including CHEST and Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology and received numerous awards, including the AAFP Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education and AAFP Family Medicine Interest Group Leadership Award.