Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Public Policy

Data Warehouse Drives Innovative Research

Read an excerpt from a CHOP Research Institute Cornerstone blog about a new data warehouse created by CIRP researchers that is being used to advance injury prevention research.

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.

Exploring A Transportation Barrier to Healthcare

In this guest blog post, Dr. Nina R. Joyce, of Brown University's School of Public Heath, calls for more research to be conducted to better understand the impact of a suspended license for non-driving-related reasons based on a just published commentary in the American Journal of Public Health.

States Need to Take Action to Reduce Teen Crashes

Read an excerpt from a PolicyLab blog post on the need for states to strengthen their licensing policies to help reduce teen driver-related crashes.