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Let’s talk about pornography: What is learned & why it matters 2018-10-11 17:00:00 2018-10-11 18:00:00 America/New_York Graduate Education Building, Room 203 Evelyn Jacobs Ortner Center on Violence & Abuse in Relationships

Oct 11

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Let’s talk about pornography: What is learned & why it matters

05:00PM - 06:00PM

Hear from Ortner Center Visiting Scholar, Emily F. Rothman, ScD, about her work with adolescents and pornography. Rothman is a Professor at the Boston University School of Public Health with secondary appointments at the Boston University School of Medicine in Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine. She is also a visiting scientist at the Harvard Injury Control Research Center. Dr. Rothman has authored more than 80 publications that span the areas of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, firearm violence, and pornography. She has been a PI or coinvestigator on numerous NIH and NIJ research grants and worked closely with multiple state sexual assault and domestic violence coalitions, state health departments, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on issues related to sexual assault prevention.

Register for the free event here.

Unable to attend? See the New York Times magazine cover story about her work here.

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