Children's Hospital Colorado

Our Children, Ourselves: A Look at Child Abuse and Neglect in Colorado

5280 | December 01, 2016

Dr. Kathryn Wells at Children's Hospital ColoradoMore than 180 kids are born in Colorado every day, and as many as one in four will be abused or neglected by their caregivers during their early years. 

In a special feature in 5280 magazine, Dr. Kathryn Wells, pediatrician and child abuse expert at Children's Colorado, discussed her work to identify child abuse victims and coordinate medical assistance.

Read the article in 5280 to find out why it's so difficult to stop this from happening—and even harder to find justice for victims.

Learn about our child abuse and neglect services at Children's Colorado.