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Author:  Joan  Zorza .

Source: Volume 07, Number 02, December/January 2002 , pp.25-26(2)

Domestic Violence Report

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The Institute of Medicine had the misfortune to release their long awaited report, “Confronting Chronic Neglect: The Education and Training of Health Professions on Family Violence” (edited by Felicia Cohn, Marla E. Salmon & John D. Stobo, National Academy Press, 2001) on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. The author of this article, a discussion of the report, was as a result one of the few people present at the press conference.

Keywords: The Committee on the Training Needs of Health Professionals to Respond to Family Violence; no indication that mandatory reporting helps

Affiliations:  1: Editor, Domestic Violence Report.

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