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.
October 29, 2014
Cynthia Bir is an Emmy Award-winning biomedical engineer. That’s right. Bir studies how sports and battlefield injuries impact the body and she applies this knowledge as a lead...
October 28, 2014
Injury Biomechanics Research - The rold of enineers in the protection of human lives. Dr. King will present a historical overview of how engineers have... Click below to download.
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.