Maria Altonen
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose

Program Manager for Project Empower, the sexual and domestic violence program for VCU Health. Maria, along with a team of advocates, works throughout VCUs entire health care system to provide a variety of services to survivors to ensure their safety and well-being. Project Empower also provides training and implementation of proper screening and assessment for health care providers. Maria has worked in the anti-violence movement in various capacities since 2010.