The Department of Justice is investigating whether “sexual arousal studies” were performed on disabled patients in Iowa.
An investigation into the Glenwood Resource Center in Iowa is meant to determine whether intellectually disabled people were part of a sexual research study.
“The DOJ investigation of Glenwood Resource Center related to ‘human subject experiments’ is focused on ‘optimal hydration’ under the ‘Perfect Care Index,’ and ‘sexual arousal studies,” said Matt Highland, a spokesman for the Iowa Department of Human Services.
“While we are still gathering the facts, we will investigate and address every allegation,” Highland said. The allegations include