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A Multidisciplinary Approach to Child Passenger Safety Research as a Trainee

In this guest blog post, Shreyas Sarfare shares his experience as a biomechanics trainee at CIRP and how it has shaped his future career in research.

Reflecting on Our First Virtual REU Program

CIRP Director of Training Thomas Seacrist, MBE and trainees reflect on the first virtual 2020 Injury Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program.

Using the Stress-Less Initiative to Cope During Challenging Times

Learn how the Stress-Less Initiative, a group model used to prevent, address, and reduce secondary traumatic stress, can also be used as a coping mechanism during the COVID-19 pandemic.