|Injury - Links|
Our Friends at UNC:
UNC Department of Epidemiology - home!
The UNC Injury Prevention Research Center has hosted many of the studies conducted by faculty in the Department of Epidemiology
The UNC Highway Safety Research Center has over forty years of experience in highway safety research
North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner - one of the best Death Investigation systems in the USA
The UNC Sport Medicine Research Lab conducts epidemiologic studies of sports injury
Links to colleagues at locations other than UNC:
We enjoy a warm working relationship with Drs. Dement, Lipscomb, and Kucera at Duke University Occupational and Environmental Medicine
We also work with colleagues at Duke Sports Medicine
We also work with colleagues at the Michael W. Krzyzewski Human Performance Research Laboratory at Duke Medical Center
The State of North Carolina Health Department's Injury and Violence Prevention Section conducts the North Carolina Violent Death Reporting System and conducts research in collaboration with faculty in the Department of Epidemiology
General injury prevention links:
Many of studies have been funded by the CDC's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (http://www.cdc.gov/ncipc/) and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Heath (http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/).
WHO has a strong commitment to global injury prevention
Notable professional societies in the field are SAVIR (Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research - http://www.savirweb.org/) and the American Public Health Association's Injury Control and Emergency Health Section (http://www.icehs.org/).
Finally, here are links to three journals specializing in injury prevention and control research:
Injury Prevention Journal:
Accident Analysis and Prevention:
International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion:
|Last updated April 01, 2013|