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In the news: UI College of Public Health partners with St. John’s Medical in India to study intimate partner violence

October 8th, 2019

University of Iowa Professor William Story poses for a portrait in the College of Public Health on September 25th, 2019.

Lauren White, The Daily Iowan

Violence between intimate partners in India will soon be treated with developed intervention and prevention plans based upon ongoing research involving the study and analysis of that violence.

Univerity of Iowa College of Public Health Assistant Professor William Story and co-project investigator Nancy Angeline Gnanaselvam of St. John’s Medical College in Bangalore, India, are collaborating to conduct this research. 

A year ago, the research team received a grant from the National Institute of Health Fogarty International Center. The grant included a total of $281,095 for funding to be split between the first and second year accordingly.