Poster 24: Brett Smith – Domestic Violence in the Age of COVID-19

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Faculty mentor: Sonia Salari

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues there are worldwide concerns about domestic violence victims being ordered to stay at home with their abusers. This study is attempting to understand the impact of COVID-19 on domestic violence in Utah. On March 6 Governor Gary Herbert declared a state of emergency in Utah. On March 12 Utah schools were dismissed and remained so through the end of the school year. What impact has this had on the number of child abuse cases and domestic violence in general?

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Questions or comments? Contact me at: u0966829@utah.edu

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