Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research & Policy
News & Events
November 14, 2018
‘On the Geaux’: How a Playground on a Truck Brings Joy
Pew Stateline Article
May 24, 2018
River Hill student’s paper published by major journal
- May 23, 2018
If you’re not sure what red nose day is, you’re not alone
- Substance Misuse and Overdose
Graduate Seminar on Injury Research and Policy
Graduate Seminar in Injury Research and Policy (305.861)
Occupational Injury, Safety and Health
2nd term, 2018 – 2019
Please join the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy, the Department of Health Policy and Management, and the Education and Research Center for Occupational Safety and Health as we present “Occupational Injury, Safety, and Health.” Join us as we hear from national and local leaders in occupational injury prevention research and practice. Seminars will be held on MONDAYS from 12:10-1:20pm in Hampton House 250. The faculty sponsor for this seminar is Dr. Cassandra Crifasi (). If you need additional information please contact Ms. Edith Jones (410) 955-2221 or ().
2019 Injury Summer Institute (Save the Date)!
Principles & Practice of Injury Prevention
June 2-5, 2019
For more than 30 years, the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy has played a key role in redefining injury as a pressing public health problem and promoting injury research as a scientific discipline. The Center is dedicated to closing the gap between injury research and practice to prevent injuries and ameliorate their consequences.
— Andrea C. Gielen, ScD, ScM
Professor, Center Director
What's New from the Center
What can be done to help prevent sexual assault on college campuses and keep students safe? The Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy, with support from the Bloomberg American Health Initiative, has some guidance for university administrators, summarized in a new report entitled A Public Health Approach to Reducing Sexual Assault.
PDF of the Report
Eileen McDonald is accepting a Bike Safety Video Award for “You Make the Call”
Eileen McDonald is accepting a Bike Safety Video Award for “You Make the Call”, a bike helmet safety video made with and for Baltimore City youth. The video won two Safety Media Awards at the 2018 World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety in Bangkok, Thailand -- first place in the Short Video category and Honorable Mention in the Evaluation category. The video was produced as a collaborative project of the Child Injury Prevention Network of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and was led by Eileen McDonald and Tish Ryan.