"For the primary care workforce, it’s imperative that they are aware of why, how, and to what extent intimate partner violence (IPV) matters for overall health. When IPV is perceived as a barrier to treatment adherence, the providers committed to patient well-being would likely be more motivated to IPV screening upholding the highest ethical standards."
- Nafisa Halim, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Global Health, Boston University School of Public Health