4110.0 Dating and Intimate Partner Violence

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 10:30 AM
Dating and intimate partner violence (IPV) is major public health problems in the U.S. and in other countries. This session is for participants interested in learning about research describing IPV in other countries, characteristics and behaviors of male perpetrators and efforts engage the family and primary prevention strategies to prevent IPV.
Session Objectives: 1. Understand the public health problem of dating and intimate partner violence domestically and internationally. 2. Explain the cultural considerations that underlie the expression of intimate partner violence in non-U.S. settings. 3. Discuss efforts to prevent intimate partner violence, including interventions that focus on the family and include primary prevention strategies.
Catherine Stayton, DrPH, MPH

10:30 AM
11:15 AM

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Organized by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
Endorsed by: Family Violence Prevention Forum, Social Work, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)