Center for Injury Research and Prevention

December 2016

New Brief Screening Tools for Posttraumatic Stress

Read about new CIRP@CHOP research about a tool that can help busy clinicians, school nurses, and others seeing in service settings screen for posttraumatic stress in children.

The Importance and Evolution of Integrated Safety Systems in Motor Vehicles

Read a conversation with Tony Gioutsos of TASS International, who served as the keynote speaker at the Advances in Child Injury Prevention (ACIP) Conference, on the topic of integrated safety in motor vehicles.

Parking Lot Distractions

In this post, we discuss the findings of a recent National Safety Council poll on driving behaviors in parking lots.

Are GDL Advocates Ready For Action?

Is 2017 a good year to build coalition around legislating evidence-based improvements to Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL)? A new report on priorities for GDL advocacy efforts can help guide teen driver safety advocates.

‘Tis the Season to Thank Our Research Volunteers

Research participation is volunteerism! CHOP researchers deeply appreciate the contribution of families that chose to participate in studies, leading to breakthroughs and innovation daily.