Center for Injury Research and Prevention

July 2020

New Resource Alert: Reference Guides to Return to Youth Sports after COVID-19 Shutdown

View reference guides developed by experts from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for families and coaches returning to youth sports after the COVID-19 shutdown.

Sparking An Interest in Child Passenger Safety Research

Read about the graduate student research experiences of Madeline Griffith, MS that led to her becoming a Research Project Engineer at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's Center for Injury Research and Prevention.

The Impact of COVID-19 on CHOP Violence Intervention Program’s Clinical Services

Learn how CHOP's Violence Intervention Program has shifted to virtual case management and therapeutic services to safety serve families during COVID-19.

Register for a Virtual Conversation on Returning to Youth Sports Safely Amid COVID-19

PolicyLab at CHOP is hosting a free virtual conversation entitled "Returning to Youth Sports Safely Amid COVID-19" on July 22, 2020, at 2:00-3:30 PM EST.

Using Scientific Edutainment to Prevent School Bullying

Read how bullying prevention researchers at CHOP explored the new paradigm of scientific edutainment in collaboration with an international technology team to develop a bullying prevention program for middle school students.

Preparing for Mental Health Emergencies: Struggles and Suggestions

Read more for suggestions on how emergency departments can be better prepared to handle mental health emergencies.

Reimagining Unintentional Injury Prevention Counseling 

Read about a new CHOP study published in Clinical Pediatrics that describes how pediatric healthcare providers perceive and deliver injury prevention counseling.