Kristin L. Berg, PhD, AM Kristin L. Berg, PhD, AM is an assistant professor in the College of Public Health at Temple University and a graduate of the CHOP LEND Self-Advocacy fellowship. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Background Kristin Berg, PhD (Discipline Director, Self-Advocate) is an assistant professor in the College of Public Health at Temple University. She has served as a researcher for various state and federally funded projects (DHHS, CDC, Children’s Bureau) evaluating the efficacy of social services in meeting the needs of vulnerable children and families. Education and Training Undergraduate DegreeBA in Psychology - University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI Graduate DegreePhD - The University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration, Chicago, ILArtium Magister in Social Work - The University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration, Chicago, IL Titles and Academic Titles LEND Trainee Departments and Services Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Fellowship Program Publications Papers2015 Berg, K.L., Shiu, C.S., Msall, M.E., & Acharya, K. (2015).Victimization and restricted participation among youth with disabilities in the child welfare system. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. DOI: 10.1111/dmcn.12678 Berg, K.L., Shiu, C.S., Msall, M.E., & Acharya, K. (2015). Victimization and depression among youth with disabilities in the child welfare system. Child: Care, Health & Development. DOI: 10.1111/cch.12233 2013 Gehlert, S., Mininger, C., Sohmer, D., & Berg, K. (2008). Not so gently down the stream: choosing targets to ameliorate health disparities. Health and Social Work, 33 (3), pp. 163-167. Books Posters and Presentations2015 Berg, K.L. & Shiu, C.S. (April, 2015) “Disability and Victimization among Youth in the Child Welfare System: Implications for Community Participation” Poster accepted for presentation at the 2015 American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, Nashville, TN. 2014 Msall, M.E., Berg, K.L. & Shiu, C.S. (May, 2014) “Impact of Multiple Victimizations on Community Participation among Youth With Disabilities in the Child Welfare System.” Paper presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies and Asian Society for Pediatric Research Joint Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Berg, K. L., Shiu, C. S. Nguuyen, H. (January, 2014). “Violence Against Youth With Disabilities in Vietnam and Its Relationship to Suicidal Ideation.” Oral paper accepted for presentation at the Annual Conference of the Society for Social Work and Research, San Antonio, TX. Berg, K. L., Shiu, C. S. & Msall, M.E. (January, 2014). “Double Jeopardy: Multiple Victimization Among Youth With Disabilities in the US Child Welfare System.” Poster accepted for presentation at the Annual Conference of the Society for Social Work and Research, San Antonio, TX. 2013 Berg, K. L., Shiu, C. S. & Msall, M. E.(October, 2013) “‘Double Jeopardy’: Multiple victimization and disability among youth in the U.S. Child Welfare System (CWS).” Paper presented at the 67th Annual American Association of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine Conference, Milwaukee, WI. Awards and Honors 2013-14 Awarded Temple University CHPSW Dean’s Incentive Grant 2013-14, Selected into Temple University Grant Academy 2007, Awarded the Eileen Sweeney Internship for Disability Policy by the National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) 2001, Louise Troxell Undergraduate Women’s Excellence Award, Delta Gamma Scholarship, member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society 2001, Scholarship to the President’s Commission on Employment of People with Disabilities; invited to speak with state representatives Tammy Baldwin and Russ Feingold 1996, University of Wisconsin Dean of Students Undergraduate Excellence Scholarship for outstanding academics, leadership and service at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Leadership and Memberships Memberships in Professional Organizations Society for Disability StudiesSociety for Social Work ResearchCouncil on Social Work EducationNational Association of Social Workers Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.