Author: Alexandra de Leon

Youth suicide is increasing at a significant rate and is the second leading cause of death for adolescents. A new state-level analysis of mental health treatment capacity and suicides found that a larger state-wide mental…

More Seattle walkers & bikers are dying on the city’s roads than five years ago, despite an initiative to eliminate traffic fatalities by the end of this decade. Steve Mooney, PhD, HIPRC Research Core Associate…

UW faculty and staff enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, which is part…

The HIPRC Rivara Endowment Injury Research Award program provides resources to graduate students and postdoctoral trainee investigators looking to conduct an injury-related project. A maximum of $3,000 (direct costs only) is available to be used…

Pediatrician Dr. Frederick P. Rivara, a worldwide leader in injury prevention, was named the 2021 recipient of the Joseph W. St. Geme Jr. Leadership Award by the Federation of Pediatric Organizations. In this video, Dr….

More than 70% of children who lost parents and caregivers are 13 or younger; Communities of Color have been affected the most; Coalition calls for urgent public and private action to help COVID-bereaved children December…

Congratulations to HIPRC core faculty member, Elizabeth Killien, MD, MPH and HIPRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Mallory Smith, MD, MS for being selected as the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) STAR Abstract Presenter. Dr. Killien’s presentation…

Here are some suggestions to keep you and your family safe and healthy this holiday season. The holidays can be stressful. Check-in regularly with your kids. Ask open-ended questions, listen to their feelings, and seek…

Dr. Frederick Rivara, Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington, Director, Firearm Injury & Policy Research Program will speak on Structural Racism and Injuries to Children and Adolescents in the…

The John Hopkin’s University Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine present the 23rd annual Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine (ACCM) Research Day. This year’s featured visiting speaker is Dr. Monica S. Vavilala.  The ACCM…