War in the Womb: Pregnant Partner Violence and Associated Risks for Mother and Fetus

July 23, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm

This webinar utilizes victim reports and police officer observations from the scene of Intimate Partner Violence incidents involving pregnant victims, to describe the extensive risks of harm for mother-fetus pairs victimized by intimate partner violence. Topics include: PPV prevalence, PPV incident/environment characteristics, toxic stress, infant and maternal mortality, urban vs rural risk factors for PPV, and effective PPV prevention, screening, and intervention.


Presenter: Andrew Campbell (CEO/Founder of Campbell Research & Consulting) is an expert on domestic violence and the associated risks of harm for adults, children, and animals residing in homes where this violence occurs. Utilizing cutting-edge data analysis and a unique perspective on violence in the home, he provides education for agencies across the country and assists in developing more efficient and effective community responses to physical and emotional violence. Andrew’s several recent publications in major academic journals include his analysis of nearly 10,000 first responder reports and observations from the scene of domestic violence incidents and are among the first in academic literature to use law enforcement data to quantify risk of harm/injury in this manner.