Preventing falls, burns, poisonings, choking, drowning, and other injuries through education, policy, and outreach
Injury Prevention Headlines
Explore the latest public health research and insights about Injury Prevention
Few policy attempts have been made to address alcohol use as a risk factor for gun violence. A new report provides recommendations that could help.
Injury Prevention Faculty Experts
Looking for prominent public health experts in the field of Injury Prevention? They’re here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Ellen J. MacKenzie, PhD ’79, ScM ’75, is a renowned researcher on improving trauma care systems and policy, and the current dean of the Bloomberg School.
Shannon Frattaroli, PhD '99, MPH '94, translates evidence about injury and violence prevention into policies and practices that will create safe places for people to thrive.
Abdulgafoor M. Bachani, PhD '11, MHS '08, studies how to address burden of and preventing injury and disabilities, and to expand access to rehabilitation services.
Andrea Gielen, ScD, applies behavior change methods to help create injury-free lives for women and children.