2017 Basic Summer Institute:
Principles & Practice of Injury Prevention
Save the Date: June 5-8, 2017
Legg Mason Tower
Principles & Practice of Injury Prevention is an intensive, competency-based course designed to enhance participants' knowledge and skills in injury and violence prevention. A problem-solving paradigm is used to introduce the principles and practice of injury prevention. The 3.5-day course includes:
- Lectures and discussions that cover core competencies in the field, led by Center faculty and other experts, and
- Small group exercises that enable participants to use what they are learning in lecture through hands-on practical application.
Who Should Attend
Public health and safety practitioners, health care professionals, students interested in injury and violence prevention, epidemiologists, first responders, trauma professionals, nurses, physicians, health department personnel, transportation safety planners, health and safety educators, fire and injury prevention professionals.
This course can be taken for academic credit (3 credits) or not for academic credit.
Scholarship opportunities will be available.
JHU employees may be eligible for tuition remission benefits.