November 29, 2018

Eileen Dombo, associate professor, social work, was mentioned in a Tribune-Democrat story on the Altoona Johnstown (Pa.) Diocese Independent Oversight Board for Youth Protection, of which she is a member.

... The board also included former Pennsylvania State Police criminal investigator Walter Carlson, associate professor and assistant dean of the National Catholic School of Social Service at The Catholic University of America Eileen Dombo, formative spirituality counselor Mary Herwig and former U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania Jerry Johnson.

Members issued additional recommendations, including establishing parish-level safety teams, promoting the child sex abuse hotline, implementing follow-up procedures for referrals to law enforcement and strengthening a cultural of child protection. ...

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