Center for Injury Research and Prevention

December 2019

Adverse Childhood Experiences in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and ADHD

Read about a new study that compares adverse childhood experiences and family resilience among families of youths with autism spectrum disorders and families of youths with ADHD.

Beyond Teen Driver Safety Research

Read about new research published in the Journal of Safety Research that describes licensing proportions, crash rates, and rates of moving violations among older drivers in New Jersey between 2010 and 2014.

Results Are In – The Virtual Driving Test Pilot

Read about a new research brief that shares details and results of a virtual driving test (VDT) pilot within the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (OBMV) driver licensing workflow in partnership with CIRP researchers and Diagnostic Driving, Inc.

The Difference Between a Driving Simulator and Our Virtual Driving Test

Read about why CIRP's new Virtual Driving Assessment technology is not a training tool; but rather, a system to help assess which teen drivers are underprepared to take their on-road driving exam and to drive safely.

Registration Now Open for Domestic Violence, Guns, and Children Webinar

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia’s Violence Prevention Initiative (VPI) is hosting a free webinar for clinical providers, domestic violence agencies, and community-based organizations entitled "Domestic Violence, Guns, and Children: Putting Policies into Action" on January 15, 2020, at 12:00-1:30 PM EST.

Connecting with STEM Students at HBCUs

Learn why CIRP is focusing its outreach efforts on Historically Black Universities and Colleges (HBCUs) to connect STEM students with the Injury Science REU Program.