Welcome to the Elder Mistreatment (EM) & Elder Abuse Team's home web page. The purpose of this web site is to provide an electronic publication with databases that include the following: state elder abuse statistics, a description of state investigative agency structures, an annotated bibliography of elder abuse research publications, screening instruments, and a critique of elder abuse screening instruments.
Funding for this work was received from the National Library of Medicine Grant # 5 G13 LM008625, Project Title, “Historical Elder Abuse Data & Annotated bibliography.
Gerald J. Jogerst, MD
Mary Ristine Brodie Geriatrics Education Professor
Director, Geriatrics Fellowship
Senior Associate Head
Jeanette M. Daly, RN, PhD
Gretchen Schmuch, MSW
UI Hospitals and Clinics
Department of Family Medicine
200 Hawkins Drive, PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242