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305.865.11 Advanced Seminar in Injury Prevention


Health Policy and Management
Summer Inst. term
2 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
East Baltimore
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Carolyn Fowler
Course Instructor :

Recommended prerequisite: Principles and Practice of Injury Prevention 305.670.11 and/or an introductory graduate level course in Injury Prevention


Broadens, advances, and challenges existing skills and knowledge of injury prevention students and/or multi-disciplined injury prevention practitioners. Elaborates on the National Core Competencies for Injury and Violence Prevention. In addition to interactive lecture, students are given as many opportunities as possible, within the constraints of the 2-day training, to practice skills through practical application sessions for a facilitated hands-on, skills-development experience. Each offering highlights at least one competency in depth.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Develop intermediate to advanced skills for application in developing, implementing, and/or evaluating injury prevention programs and policies; and/or translating injury prevention science into programs and policies
Methods of Assessment:

This course is evaluated as follows:

  • 50% Participation in hands-on training activities
  • 50% Final Paper

Instructor Consent:

No consent required

Special Comments:

This course is offered at the Grand Historic Venue in Baltimore Maryland, not the East Baltimore Hopkins campus