The theme of the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy is Closing the Gap between Research and Practice to Reduce the Burden of Injury. Within this overarching theme, our mission is to: conduct high quality research vital to the development, implementation, evaluation, and sustainability of policies and programs that improve the prevention and treatment of injuries;ensure that research is translated into practice and that practice informs research by collaborating with a diverse array of health care providers, community based organizations, government agencies, and institutions, including other academic injury centers;and integrate research and practice into the training and education of injury prevention and control scholars, practitioners, other stakeholders, and the public. Building on a strong reputation in injury science, translation, training, and outreach, our Center proposes a portfolio of four research projects and other activities that will support advancement and impact locally, nationally, and globally.

Public Health Relevance

The theme of the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy is Closing the Gap between Research and Practice to Reduce the Burden of Injury. Our comprehensive center conducts research, provides education and outreach services to government agencies, community organizations, and the public. Administrative Core

Project Start
2014-08-01
Project End
2019-07-31
Budget Start
2014-08-01
Budget End
2015-07-31
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$802,300
Indirect Cost
$194,029
Name
Johns Hopkins University
Department
Type
DUNS #
001910777
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Country
United States
Zip Code
21218