Partner-level risk factors for interpersonal violence in young male same-sex relationships
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe partner-level predictors of interpersonal violence in two cohorts of young men who have sex with men. Examine similarities and differences in predictors of interpersonal violence across samples. Provide recommendations for couples-based interventions to improve the emotional, physical and sexual health of young men who have sex with men.
Keyword(s): Gay Men, Domestic Violence
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Social Sciences at Northwestern University and a Research Scientist in the IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program. I have received funding as principal investigator from the National Institutes of Health and the Chicago Department of Public Health, and I have contributed as a research scientist to multiple NIH- and CDC-funded projects addressing various aspects of HIV prevention and LGBT health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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