Author: Mark Gudmastad

HIPRC Announces Launch of a Digital Campaign for Suicide Prevention Pacific Northwest Suicide Prevention Resource Center Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center is pleased to announce the launch of a digital resource center for suicide…

On Wednesday, January 6, Dr. Monica S. Vavilala, director of the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center Director ¬†stood with Governor Jay Inslee as he announced a groundbreaking public health initiative to curb gun violence…

Dr. Raquel Capote is an associate member of Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, a full-time faculty member at the University of Washington and a practicing orthodontist. She is also a researcher, a scholar, leader…

Dear Community Members and HIPRC Stakeholders, In the past few weeks, the Pacific Northwest has been beset with tragedy. The staff and faculty of HIPRC are saddened by recent events, including the shooting at Umpqua…

On October 3, 2015, The Seattle Times Editorial board published an op-ed which simultaneously lauded the city for its efforts, but asked for more to be done to better understand and curb firearm violence in…

Innovative Approach Combines Gun Tracing and Prosecutions with Prevention Efforts The Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center received $50,000 from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to implement a component of an innovative firearm injury…

Every year, more than 600,000 children visit U.S. emergency rooms for traumatic brain injuries (TBI).¬† Many more children are treated in office settings for less severe TBI, such as concussions. The immediate health care costs…