The following is a selection of our most recent oral and poster conference presentations:

  1. Barczyk, A.N., Duzinski, S., Piper, K., Crocker, C., & Lawson, K.A. (September, 2017). Predictors of traumatic suicide attempts in youth presenting to hospitals with a level I trauma center. Paper presented at the Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research Annual Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
  2. Barczyk, A.N., Duzinski, S., Rao, M., & Lawson, K.A. (September, 2017). Examining geospatial distribution of community factors relating to child maltreatment. Poster session presented at the Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research Annual Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
  3. Barczyk, A.N., Duzinski, S., Rao, M., & Lawson, K.A. (June 2017). Changing patterns of child maltreatment. Paper presented to the Society for Epidemiologic Research, Seattle, WA.
  4. Lawson, K.A. (April 2017). The Need for Medical Homes for Children in Foster Care. Oral presentation during Breakout Session at Upbring’s 2nd Annual Conference on Child Maltreatment, Austin, TX.
  5. Barczyk, A.N. (April 2017). Thinking Upstream: Mapping a Pathway to End Child Maltreatment. Oral presentation during Mapping Shift and Share Breakout Session at Upbring’s 2nd Annual Conference on Child Maltreatment, Austin, TX.
  6. Pollok, L., Van Winkle, L., Barczyk, A.N., Piper, K., Lawson, K., Williams, S., & Garcia, N. (December 2016). Evaluation of an after-hours child passenger safety resource guide. Paper presented to Injury Free Coalition for Kids Conference, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  7. McGaha P., Motghare P., Garcia, N.M., Lawson, K.A., Barczyk, A., et. al. (November 2016). FAST exam predicts the likelihood of failing non-operative management in pediatric solid organ injury: A prospective ATOMAC study. Paper presented at the Pediatric Trauma Society Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN.
  8. Morris, M., Gerlach, B., Larkin, H., Barczyk, A., Lawson, K., Faulkner, M., Van Diest, H., LaBrenz, C., Malone, S., Dell, P. (October 2016). Integrating ACEs prevention into medical practice:  A needs assessment of prenatal and pediatric care in Central Texas. Poster presentation at the Conference on Adverse Childhood Experiences, San Francisco, CA.
  9. Simonton, A. J., Young, C. C., Barczyk, A. N., & Lawson, K. (February 2016). Closing in on crisis: Understanding precipitating factors to non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) in youth in the emergency department. Poster session presented at the Southern Nursing Research Society 30th Annual Conference, Williamsburg, VA.
  10. Barczyk, A.N., Duzinski, S.V., Lawson, K.A. Predictors of childhood injury in children reported to child protective services: The need for ACEs-informed care. Poster session presented at the Society for Social Work and Research Annual Conference, Washington, D.C., January 2016.
  11. Recicar, J., Lawson, K., Garcia, N.M., Nortica, D., Garcia-Filion, P., Letton, R., Alder A., Eubanks, J., Maxson, R.T. Is Motor Vehicle Rollover a Valid Activation Criterion for Pediatric Patients?: An ATOMAC Study. Western Pediatric Trauma Conference, Park City, Utah, July 2015.
  12. Duzinski, S., Guevara, L., Barczyk, A., Garcia, N., Lawson, K. A. Abusive Head Trauma Prevention – Are those who need it getting it? Paper presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL, October 2015.
  13. Barczyk, A.N., Klingensmith, M., Reddy, V., Piper, K., Duzinski, S.V., Crocker, C.L., Lawson, K.A. Suicide attempt trends in Central Texas youth: When should suicide prevention programs be implemented? Poster session presented at the Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research National Conference, New Orleans, LA, March 2015.
  14. Barczyk, A.N., Klingensmith, M., Reddy, V., Piper, K., Duzinski, S.V., Lawson, K.A. Suicide attempt trends in Central Texas youth. Poster session presented at the Society for Social Work and Research Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, January 2015.
  15. Edwards, G., Garcia, N., George, T., Gettig, K., Higginbotham, E., Higginbotham, N., Hopper, E., Lawson, K.A., Maxson, T., Roth J. Review of a Non-accidental Trauma Protocol. 4th Penn State Hershey International Conference on Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma. Burlington, VT, July 2013.
  16. Azarakhsh, N., Grimes, S., Notrica, D.M., Tuggle, D.W., Raines, A., Garcia, N.M., Maxson, T.R., Adler, A.C., Recicar, J., Garcia-Filion, P., Greenwell, C., Lawson, K.A., Wan, J.Y., Eubanks, J.W. Blunt Cerebrovascular Injury in Children: Under Reported or Under Recognized? Western Trauma Association Annual Meeting 2013. Snowmass, CO, March 2013.
  17. Duzinski, S.V., Lawson, K.A., Barczyk, A., Wheeler, T. Pediatric Hyperthermia in Enclosed Vehicles: A Year-Round Study in Texas. Texas Public Health, San Antonio, Texas, March 2013.
  18. Sowrey, L., Lawson, K.A., Garcia-Filion, P., Notrica, D., Tuggle, D.W., Eubanks, J., Maxson, R.T., Recicar, J., Megison, S.M., Garcia, N. Duodenal Injuries in the Very Young – Child Abuse? Kauai, Hawaii, 2012.
  19. Lawson, K.A., Higginbotham, N., Gettig, K., Duzinski, S., Higginbotham, E., Edwards, E., George, T., Garcia, N. Utility of a Child Abuse Screening Algorithm in an Urban Pediatric Emergency Department. APHA, San Francisco, California, 2012.