Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center

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Burn Safety

Burn safety is a foreign concept to most young children. In fact, it's one of the most difficult lessons young children learn. Burn safety precautions can help prevent injuries and dangerous situations.

Three Interventions Toolkit

A digital toolkit featuring three interventions to address firearm injury and death: Firearm Safe Storage, Voluntary Waiver of Firearm Rights, & Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO).

T-32 Applications Open

We are now accepting applications for the HIPRC Pediatric Research Training Program (T-32). The program prepares young investigators to specialize in pediatric injury research.

Recent Blog Posts

New, Free Trainings Available via NWCPHP: Data & Health Equity

The Northwest Center for Public Health Practice (NWCPHP) has announced three new free trainings which support public health professionals in using data to address health disparities. The three trainings are called, “Understanding Population Health Concepts,” Communicating…

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Virtual Event: The Intersection of IPV and Child Maltreatment

“The Intersection of Intimate Partner Violence and Child Maltreatment” When: October 27, 2021 Time: 5:00 am – 8:00 am (PST) Who: Vivian Lyons, PhD The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC) will…

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HIPRC Trainee Wins Judy Su Award for Clinical Research

Shara Feld, M.D. Ph.D. was presented with the University of Washington, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine “Judy Su Endowed Research Training Award in Anesthesiology,” on her project titled, A Machine Learning Approach for Predicting Real…

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Dementia and Firearm Safety

Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PDT Topics:  Violence and Injury Prevention Format:  Webinar Duration:  1 hour Cost:  Free Series:  Hot Topics in Practice Competency Domains:  Community Dimensions of Practice Skills Learning Objectives Describe…

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New R21/R33 Funded

Congratulations Laura C. Prater, MPH, MHA, PhD for your R21/R33 funding for your project titled, Shared Decision-Making for Firearm Safety among Older Adults with early changes associated with Alzheimer’s Disease/Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias (AD/ADRD). Certain conditions,…

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Study Recruitment: The PACIFIC Study

Join the PACIFIC Study: Exercise and Educational Programs for Older Adults with Knee Arthritis This study will test whether exercise plus education on aging and health or education about behavioral health improves the ability to…

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About Us

We conduct research, train scientists, educate public health practitioners, and implement prevention programs to achieve injury-related health equity across the lifespan.


We are dedicated to leading and supporting the best in injury research and to embracing the principles of health equity.

Firearm Injury & Policy Research Program

Through FIPRP, we are reducing the impact of firearm injury and death on people’s lives through interdisciplinary research and collaboration.

Training & Education

We are creating a pipeline of skilled, insightful, and productive investigators who will advance the field of injury control science in response to community needs.

Community Outreach

We work with diverse communities to identify injury prevention concerns and collaborate with community and policy partners to prevent injuries.

Community Resources

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