Leadership Dedicated to Improving Lives
“In 2009, in Los Angeles County alone, there were 29,112 assault-related Emergency Department visits with 4,027 hospitalizations. There were an additional 45,175 patients treated in the Emergency Department after motor vehicle accidents and 4,890 patients treated for pedestrian injuries.”
The newly developed Center for Trauma, Violence, & Injury Prevention staff represents individuals from a wide variety of disciplines to create an outstanding center for research and training in the field of injury prevention and education.
September 17, 2014
The Fall 2014 newsletter is our back to school issue and covers important public health topics to keep your children safe as they start a new school year. Click below to download.
August 5, 2014
Every first Tuesday of August, “National Night Out” is hosted to promote involvement in crime prevention activities, police-community partnerships and neighborhood safety. On August 5, the Los Angeles Police Department, National Night Out Organization, and communities...
June 25, 2014
Congratulations to Dr. Deirdre Anglin and the team at the East LA Women's Center, they have been recently awarded a USC Good Neighbor's Grant! The program, Promotoras Contra la Violencia brings awareness to the community about women's health issues and connects survivors...