Fundamentals of ACE Screening & Response in Pediatrics

June 24, 2020


Dr. Burke Harris and three other health care providers walked through two case studies to show how ACE screening can impact their clinical decision-making.


  • Nadine Burke Harris, MD, MPH, FAAP – California’s first Surgeon General
  • Lisa Gutiérrez Wang, PhD – Director of Children’s Behavioral Health, Santa Cruz County
  • Eva Ihle, MD, PhD – Associate Clinical Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco
  • Simone Ippoliti, PNP – Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Site Director, Bayview Child Health Center

The webinar covered:

  • Clinical workflow for ACE screening;
  • How to use ACE screening results to inform patient assessment and treatment plan;
  • Ways to provide care and educate children and caregivers on ACEs and toxic stress; and
  • How behavioral health providers support patients who have experienced ACEs.