The fight to end gun violence has never been more urgent. National Gun Violence Awareness Day (the first Friday in June) and Wear Orange Weekend (the accompanying weekend) will take place June 3-5, 2022. Wear…

Dear HIPRC Friends and Colleagues, It is difficult to know how to respond when tragedy strikes over and over again. For some, news of gun violence is shocking each time it occurs and in others…

A new study examined the racial and ethnic differences in adolescents’ fear of attacks or harm at school after adjusting for differences in violent victimization prevalence. Researchers from Penn State University and the University of…

The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma awarded their 2022-2023 Research & Education Fund Scholarships. HIPRC Core Faculty Member, Rebecca Maine, MD, MPH received one of the scholarships for her project titled, Developing Metrics…

Originally posted on UW Medicine Newsroom. Dr. Fred Rivara, director of the Firearm Injury & Policy Research Program at Harborview Medical Center, has more than 30 years of experience researching injury prevention. He says making any sense of the…

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) encourages parents, teachers, child care providers, and others who work closely with children to filter information about the event and present it in a way that their child can…

Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center (HIPRC) is part of the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine and Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. As a collaborative multidisciplinary center, HIPRC is a worldwide leader…

The following information was released by Washington Senator Patty Murray: (Seattle, WA) – U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Chair of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, Pensions Committee, hosted a roundtable with first responders and health care…

Written by: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Release Date: Thursday, May 19, 2022 Funding for States and Territories Will Help Address the Nation’s…

May is designated as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month to recognize, honor and celebrate our country’s Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities. May also commemorates the first Japanese immigrations (May 7, 1843) and…