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The Kempe Center

Pediatric Section of Child Abuse and Neglect

The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect improves the care and well-being of all children by strengthening families, communities, and the systems that serve them. We believe abuse and neglect are preventable, children are resilient, and supportive care can bring health and hope.

Children and Families

Describes our medical and behavioral health services. 
Information to contact a medical or behavioral health professional on the left.

Programs to help you as you serve your community and/or your patients.

You will find information about the Community Advisory Board and The Kempe Foundation.

Academic and Research 
Information can be found here for students and post-docs as well as clinical services and trials.













Highlights & News


We welcome Sasha Svendsen, MD to our Child Abuse Pediatrics Fellowship Program. The CAP fellowship is supported through the Wayne and Debra Berger CPT Fellowship Endowment established with Children's Hospital Colorado.


Sandeep Narang, MD, JD has been selected the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board to receive 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. scholar grant. Read more here...

Des Runyan, Executive Director of the Kempe Center, is pleased to present the inaugural National Kempe Scientific Impact Award to Dr. David Finkelhor. Read more here...​

The Kempe Center is a recipient of the 2014 Academic Excellence Awards from the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA). Read more here...

U.S. Advisory Board on Child Abuse and Neglect - has suggested new child-centered community-based approach to child protection. Read more here...

Heather Taussig
 has been selected to be the Associate Dean for Research for the University of Denver.

Read more here...