Meet the Research Team

The goal of the Research Team is to learn directly from women with spinal cord injury/disease who have lived experience with Intimate Partner Violence. We feel these women have been typically neglected by most academic studies on IPV. Our research is designed to rectify that problem.

Michelle Ballan

Principal Investigator

Hannah Mercier


Erik Kondo


Arielle Rausin


Layla Shrivnauth


Valerie Goldstein

Outreach Coordinator

If you are a woman with SCI/D who has previously experienced IPV