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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Developing Comprehensive Screening and Treatment for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration
Principal Investigator:

Galina Portnoy

Location: West Haven, CT
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: October 2020 - September 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $112,854
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a major public health concern with significant negative consequences for those who experience it and wide-ranging impact on children, families, and the healthcare system. However, IPV is an especially prevalent health issue for Veterans, who are at increased risk of both experiencing and perpetrating IPV. More than one out of three women Veterans experience IPV and up to 60% of Veteran men report IPV perpetration. Although VHA currently recommends r...

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