Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Research In Action Blog

The world of child injury prevention advances quickly in big and small steps each day. The Research In Action blog shares credible and timely commentary on the latest news, research, events, and more as we work together to keep children safe. We invite thought-provoking comments to spur friendly conversation among our readers. We feel that the regular posting of well-informed commentary by our readers will only enhance the quality of our blog. Comments are moderated by the Research In Action blog staff. The comments section is not intended to be a forum for specific parenting advice or to promote a product. Please use the "Contact Us" form for any information requests. Read more about our Commenting Guidelines.

Flashback Friday: National Bullying Prevention Month

In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, we round up some of our recent bullying prevention blog posts and resources to share with families.

Impact of Electronic Tracking Devices: Autism Spectrum Disorders and Wandering

Read more for a summary of a recent study on the impact of electronic tracking devices on wandering among children on the autism spectrum.

National Teen Driver Safety Week 2020

National Teen Driver Safety week (October 18-24) is here and the perfect time to read about CIRP's teen driving research to drive the conversation.

Using Digital Innovation to Bring CHOP’s Friend to Friend Program Online

How do you adapt an in-person elementary school bullying prevention program for a virtual setting? This was the challenge faced by CHOP's Friend to Friend team during the COVID-19 pandemic.