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Center for Injury Research and Policy

Seminars

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 (crifasi@jhu.edu). If you need additional information please contact Ms. Edith Jones (ejones10@jhu.edu) or for course-related issues, the Teaching Assistant, Molly Francis (molly.francis@jhu.edu).

2017-2018 Academic Year
2nd Term Seminar Series

October 23

Assaults against U.S. Law Enforcement Officers in the Line-of-Duty
Cassandra Crifasi, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

October 30

Safety Climate: The Missing Link in Occupational Injury
Jennifer Taylor, PhD, MPH
Director, Center for Firefighter Injury Research and Safety Trends; Associate Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University

November 6
(ERC) – Seminar will be held in Wolfe W4030

Injuries during U.S. Army Basic Training: Incidence, Medical Care Utilization, and Costs
Maria Bulzacchelli, PhD
Assistant Research Professor; Director, Undergraduate Program in Public Health Studies, Johns Hopkins University

November 13

Tracking Injuries among Professional Ultimate Frisbee Players: Evaluation of a Novel Surveillance System
David Swedler, PhD, MPH
Associate Research Scientist, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, MD

November 20

Workplace Homicide: Considering the Role of State-level Policy
Mitch Doucette, MPH
PhD Candidate, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

November 27

Risk Management of Emergency Service Vehicle Crashes in the U.S. Fire Service
Keshia Pollack Porter, PhD, MPH
Professor, Director – Institute for Health and Social Policy
Associate Director – Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

December 4
(ERC) – Seminar will be held in Wolfe W4030

Nonfatal Occupational Injuries – A Comparison of Two National Surveillance Systems
Suzanne Marsh
Division of Safety Research, Surveillance and Field Investigations Branch, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

December 11

Final Discussion Session

*Required for individuals taking the seminar for credit.

December 19

No class

For disability access information or assistive listening devices, please contact the Bloomberg School of Public Health Office of Support Services at 410-955-1197.