Category: Fall Prevention

The UW Medicine EMS & Trauma Conference is back in person this year September 12-13, 2022 at the DoubleTree Suites (Seatac Airport). This two-day, multidisciplinary conference highlights trauma care throughout the continuum including pre-hospital, emergency,…

Every year, 40 to 50 children are admitted to Harborview Medical Center after falling from an open window, says Dr. Brian Johnston, the hospital’s chief of pediatrics. Harborview’s Injury Prevention & Research Center estimates that over 85% percent of…

Featuring experts from the UW’s Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center. Please join the UW School of Medicine-Gonzaga University Health Partnership for a Next Generation Medicine webinar featuring the Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center…

Originally posted September 30, 2021 by UW Health Promotion Research Center Although arthritis is a common, leading cause of pain and disability in the United States, people face barriers to improving their quality of life while living…