Virginia Commonwealth University

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Featured Researcher

Research Expertise and Focus

  • Abuse of persons with disabilities
  • Evaluation of teen healthy relationship programs
  • Domestic violence and criminal justice responses
  • Heterosexism and homophobia on college campuses

Professional Highlights

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)
  • Member, Council on Social Work Education
  • Member, National Association of Social Workers
  • Board of Directors, Chesterfield County Domestic Violence Task Force

Education and Training

  • Ph.D. – University of South Carolina, Columbia, S.C.
  • Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies — University of South Carolina, Columbia, S.C.
  • M.S.W. – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • B.A. – State University of New York College, Binghamton, N.Y.

Selected Publications

Cramer EP, Brady SR. Competing values in serving older and vulnerable adults: adult protective services, mandated reporting, and domestic violence programs. J Elder Abuse Negl. 2013;25(5):453-68. doi: 10.1080/08946566.2013.782781. PMID: 23941425

Cramer EP, Glenthøj A, Häger M, Juncker-Jensen A, Engelholm LH, Santoni-Rugiu E, Lund LR, Laerum OD, Cowland JB, Borregaard N. No effect of NGAL/lipocalin-2 on aggressiveness of cancer in the MMTV-PyMT/FVB/N mouse model for breast cancer. PLoS One. 2012;7(6):e39646. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039646. Epub 2012 Jun 21. PMCID: PMC3380857

McAllister CA, Harold RD, Ahmedani BK, Cramer EP. Targeted mentoring: Evaluation of a program. J Soc Work Educ. 2009 Winter;45(1):89-104. PMCID: PMC2749280