Injury Prevention and Control

  • Founded
    2007
  • Seminar Number
    719

Established by the faculty from the Department of Anesthesiology in the College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Department of Epidemiology in the Mailman School of Public Health, this interdisciplinary colloquium welcomes participation by the Columbia University faculty, the professional community and key stakeholders in the New York metropolitan area. This seminar addresses a wide range of issues in the field of injury prevention and control, and provides an opportunity for seminar participants to analyze and evaluate new and continuing issues of growing significance with respect to injury epidemiology. Current topics of interest include motor vehicle crashes and pedestrian injuries, violence, emergency and disaster preparedness, and the implications of aging on health and safety. The seminar provides a framework for a multidisciplinary scholarly exchange of ideas on emerging issues, research, practice and policies affecting injury control and prevention in the 21st century.


Chair
Dr. Joyce C. Pressley
jp376@columbia.edu

Rapporteur
TBD

Welcome

Meetings


6:00 PM

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