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Back to School Safety

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

October Observances

IN OCTOBER, we recognize Indigenous People’s Day, World Mental Health Day, Substance Abuse Prevention, Domestic Violence Awareness, and Halloween Safety.

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Recent Blog Posts

New DOH dashboard details drug overdose deaths in Washington

OLYMPIA – Originally published by the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) Drug overdose and opioid misuse are serious public health crises impacting communities nationwide. Washington State Department of Health’s (DOH) new State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting…

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New NIH Clinical Research Training Program Awarded

Congratulations to UW Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine Student, Abby Chiu, BS, HIPRC Core Faculty Member, Michele Curatolo, MD, PhD, and his study team for receiving the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) Helping to End Addiction…

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Celebrating Community Changemakers

Community in Motion Problem-solvers, innovators, collaborators, activists, volunteers… what do they all have in common? They embody positive impact and change. They are rooted in communities and push forward to ensure that we all not only survive but…

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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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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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