DURHAM, N.H. – Prof. David Finkelhor, director of the University of New Hampshire Crimes against Children Research Center and a national expert on child abuse and neglect, is available to discuss the new Institute of Medicine report “New Directions in Child Abuse and Neglect Research.” The report will be released today, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.
Finkelhor can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and 603-767-1010.
Created in 1998, the UNH Crimes against Children Research Center (CCRC) works to combat crimes against children by providing high-quality research and statistics to the public, policy makers, law enforcement personnel, and other child welfare practitioners. CCRC is concerned with research about the nature of crimes including child abduction, homicide, rape, assault, and physical and sexual abuse as well as their impact. Associated with the CCRC is an internationally recognized group of experts who have published numerous books and articles concerning the incidence and impact of violence against children. Visit the center online at http://cola.unh.edu/ccrc.
The University of New Hampshire, founded in 1866, is a world-class public research university with the feel of a New England liberal arts college. A land, sea, and space-grant university, UNH is the state's flagship public institution, enrolling 12,200 undergraduate and 2,300 graduate students.
David Finkelhor, director of the UNH Crimes against Children Research Center.
Secondary Contact: David Finkelhor | 603-767-1010 | UNH Crimes Against Children Research Center