KATHLEEN M FRANCHEK-ROA portrait
  • Associate Professor (Clinical), Pediatrics
801-585-5709

Research Keywords

  • Domestic Violence
  • Resident Education

Presentations

  • Franchek-roa KM. The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on the Health and Well-Being of our Nation. Children’s Justice Center Cache County Annual Training, Logan UT. , , 2018.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Incorporating a Trauma-Informed, Resiliency-Focused Model into Medical Training by Utilizing the Science of ACEs. The Chadwick Center’s 32nd Annual International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment, San Diego, CA. , , 2018.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Integrating Trauma – Resiliency Knowledge into Healthcare in conjunction with the Academy on Violence and Abuse. The Chadwick Center’s 32nd Annual International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment, San Diego, CA. , , 2018.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Impact of Childhood Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and other Adverse Childhood Experiences on the Health and Well-being of Children and Families. 2017 Global Health Summit Academy on Violence and Abuse, Hong Kong, China. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. The Dynamics of Domestic Violence Relationships: How this Impacts Negotiation and Mediation. Utah Council on Conflict Resolution Mediation Training for Attorneys, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Understanding the Neurobiology of Trauma—The Key to Working with Victims. Utah Trafficking In Persons Task Force Human Trafficking Conference, Provo, UT. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Building Resilience by Understanding the Impact of Trauma. PTA Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experience on the Health and Well-Being of our Nation. Utah Crime Victims 30th Annual Conference, Zermatt Resort, Midway, UT. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Health Care Response to Domestic Violence. Ameritech College OT Students, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Sex Trafficking and Vulnerable Youth. Presentation to Junior League, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Building Resilience by Understanding the Impact of Childhood Trauma. Child Welfare Institute Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. The Impact of Childhood Exposure to IPV and other ACEs on the Health and Well-Being of Children and Families. AVA Global Health Summit Workshop, Spartanburg, SC. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Preparing Your Healthcare System to Identify and Respond to Victims of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation. AVA Global Health Summit, Spartanburg, SC. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa M. Human Trafficking of Youth: An Important Public Health Concern for the Youth of our State and Nation. Backyard Broadcast Training for High School Students, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Human Trafficking of Youth: An Important Public Health Concern for the Youth of our State and Nation. Prevent Child Abuse Utah Annual Conference Joining Forces, Provo, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Domestic Violence and Children: Building Resilience by Understanding the Impact of Trauma. Utah Chapter—Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Impact of Trauma on a Child’s Developing Brain. South Valley Sanctuary Annual Training, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Impact of trauma on a Child’s Developing Brain. Court Appointed Special Advocates, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Human Trafficking of Youth An Important Public Health Care Concern for the Youth of Our State and Nation. University of Utah School of Law—Social Justice Student Initiative Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Only 1000 Days: Our Opportunity to Rescue Threatened Moms & Babies. Domestic Violence and Children—Understanding the Impact of Trauma. Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2015.
  • Intimate Parner Violence - Guidelines for Health Care Providers. Association for Utah Community Health, 19th Annual Membership Meeting. , , 2010.
  • Franchek-Roa, KM. The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on the Health and Well-being of our Nation. 30th Annual Crime Victims Conference. Provo, Utah. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa, KM. At the Intersection: Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking. Academy on Violence and Abuse Global Health Summit. Spartanburg, NC. , , 2016.
  • Franhek-Roa KM. Preparing Your Healthcare System to Identify and Respond to Victims of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation. Academy on Violence and Abuse Global Health Summit. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa, K. Institutional and Statewide Policies on IPV Screening. Domestic Violence and Health Care Summit, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2014.
  • Franchek-Roa, K. Patient Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation - A Necessity to Identify. Academy on Violence and Abuse. Salt Lake City Regional Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2014.
  • Invited Panelist, "Domestic Violence: An Under Recognized Health Care Concern - Screening to Referral." Veteran's Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2010.
  • Plenary Session Panelist, “Education and Training of Health Care Providers in Intimate Partner Violence,” Colorado Regional Conference on the Health Care Response to Domestic Violence. , , 2008.
  • Special Topics Keynote: "Improving the Health Care Response to Intimate Partner Violence," 24th Summer Institute in the Human Services, College of Social Work, The University of Utah. , , 2008.
  • Franchek-Roa KM. Interprofessional Education: Training Residents about the Healthcare Response to Victims of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation. Futures Without Violence Biennial Domestic Violence and Health Care Workshop, San Francisco, CA. , , 2017.
  • Franchek-Roa M. UHC Policy on Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation - IPV. Project ECHO, University of UT, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2016.
  • Franchek-Roa, K. Social Determinants of Health - How Childhood Adversity and Toxic Stress Exposure Affect Lifelong Health. Utah Domestic Violence Council 21st Annual Conference - Building Bridges, Connecting Communities, Layton, UT. , , 2012.
  • Franchek-Roa, K. Exposure to Maternal Intimate Partner Violence and Child Health Outcomes. 2012 International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference, Portsmouth, NH. , , 2012.
  • Franchek-Roa, K. Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Child Health Outcomes. APA Region IX & X Conference, Monterrey, CA, USA. , , 2011.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Bickel JE, Caviness AC, Lyn MA. "Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence Among Female Caregivers of Abused and Non-abused Pediatric Emergency Department Patients." Oral Presentation at the Academy on Violence and Abuse - Biennial Scientific Conference. Minneapolis, MN. , , 2011.
  • Workshop Co-presenter, "Developing Research on Violence: Early-Career Planning." Academy on Violence and Abuse - Biennial Scientific Conference. Minneapolis, MN. , , 2011.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Bickel JE, Caviness AC, Lyn MA. "Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence Among Female Caregivers of Abused and Non-abused Pediatric Emergency Department Patients." Oral Presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting. Vancouver. , , 2010.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Young P, and Sheng X. Differences between Primary Care Residents in their Knowledge, Attitudes and Clinical Behaviors Regarding Intimate Partner Violence. Oral Presentation. 5th Annual Utah Health Services Research Conference: “Transparency – Using Data to Influence Change.” Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2009.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Siegal E, Evans A, Ward N, “Domestic Violence: Health Impact on Children and Teens,” Colorado Regional Conference on the Health Care Response to Domestic Violence. , , 2008.
  • "Role of the Health Care Provider in Identifying and Assisting Victims of Intimate Partner Violence." University of Utah Physician Assistant Program, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2008.
  • "Healthcare's Role in IPV." 17th Annual Utah Domestic Violence Council Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2008.
  • Francheck-Roa K, Duryea T, Yanzez-Garcia C. Screening for Domestic Violence in a Pediatric Residency Clinic. Oral Presentation. 3rd Annual Utah Health Services Research Conference: "Utah Health Services Research Meets Public Health Informatics." Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2007.
  • “Domestic Violence and Children.” 27th Annual Baylor College of Medicine, Pediatric Post Graduate Symposium, Houston, TX. , , 2005.
  • Presenter, Utah Domestic Violence Council, Workshop Co-Presenter: At the Intersection: Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking. Provo Utah. , , 2016.
  • Speaker, The Children's Assessment Center, "Domestic Violence and Children.". , , 2006.
  • Speaker, Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, "Domestic Violence and Children.". , , 2005.
  • Speaker, Bridge over Troubled Waters, Inc., "Domestic Violence and Children." Domestic Violence Awareness Month. , , 2002.
  • Kamimura, A., Al-Obaydi, S., Nguyen, H., No, W., Trinh, H.N., Doan, P., Franchek-Roa K. Intimate Partner Violence Education for Medical Students in the US, Vietnam and China. Poster session presented at Extreme Affordability Global Health Conference, Salt Lake City. Poster, Presented, 2015.
  • Kamimura A, Al-Obaydi S, Nguyen H, Trinh HN, Doan P, Franchek-Roa K. Intimate Partner Violence Education for Medical Dtudents in the US, Vietnam and China. Poster session presented at C-FAHR Poster Session, University of Utah, Salt Lake City. Poster, Presented, 2015.
  • Frachek-Roa KM, Sillito CL, Young PC. Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Child Health Outcomes. Poster session presented at Futures Without Violence 6th Biennial Domestic Violence and Health Care Conference, San Francisco. Poster, Presented, 2012.
  • Franchek-Roa KM, Sillito CL, Young PC. Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Child Health Outcomes. Poster session presented at Women and Child Spring Research Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah. Poster, Presented, 2011.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Sillito CL, Young PC. Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Child Health Outcomes. Poster session presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Denver, CO. Poster, Presented, 2011.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Sillito CL, Young PC. Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Child Health Outcomes. Poster session presented at the Academy on Vilence and Abuse - Biennial Scientif Conference, Minneapolis, MN. Poster, Presented, 2011.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Young P, Sheng X. "Knowledge, Attitudes and Clinical Practice Behaviors of Primary Care Residents Regarding Intimate Partner Violence." Poster session presented at Family Violence Prevention Fund 2009 National Conference on Health Care and Domestic Violence. Poster, Presented, 2009.
  • Franchek-Roa K, Duryea T, Yanez-Garcia C. Screening for Domestic Violence in a Pediatric Residency Clinic. Poster session presented at 2007 National Conference on Health Care and Domestic Violence, San Francisco. Poster, Presented, 2007.

Languages

  • English, Fluent.

Publications

  • Franchek-Roa K, Witherspoon M, Giardino A (date unknown). Children who witness violence: The specific problem of children who are exposed to intimate partner violence. STM Learning, Inc. Accepted, .