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As children of all ages return to school, it's important to feel connectedness & to share key health & safety tips throughout the school year.

September Observances

IN SEPTEMBER, we recognize Suicide Prevention, Hispanic & Latinx Heritage, Falls Prevention & our nation's Road to Healing on Orange Shirt Day.

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Recent Blog Posts

Fentanyl in King County: How we can address the crisis in our community

Join The Seattle Times, HIPRC Associate Faculty, Dr. Caleb Banta-Green, and others at the Seattle Central Library for an informative and engaging panel discussion on the pressing issue of fentanyl and opioids. This in-person event…

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In observance of Orange Shirt Day 2023

Why do we observe Orange Shirt Day? / On September 30, our nation will observe Orange Shirt Day in memory of the hundreds of thousands of Native children who attended Indian boarding schools since 1819,…

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HIPRC participates in CDC Core SIPP and ICRC Joint Awardee Meeting

The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control’s Division Injury Prevention, Core State Injury Prevention Program (Core SIPP) and the Injury Control Research Center (ICRC) Program, hosted a joint Reverse Site Visit on September 13-14,…

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National Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Together, we are more (Juntos Somas Mas). We have all heard the saying: “If you want to go fast, go alone, if you want to go far, go together.” Although its original namesake does not…

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30th Annual Safe States Injury & Violence Prevention Conference

The Safe States Alliance is hosting their 30th annual Injury & violence Prevention Conference in Denver, CO September 11-13, 2023. Over 700 IVP professionals from state, local, and tribal health, healthcare, federal agencies, and defense…

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Dr. Angele Theard elected Secretary-Treasurer of SNACC

The Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center (HIPRC) congratulates Marie AngèleTheard, MD for being elected as Secretary-Treasurer of the Society of Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care (SNACC). Dr. Theard’s tenure as Secretary-Treasurer begins Monday, September…

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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.

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.

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