The University of Michigan Injury Center focuses on injury prevention, education, and research.
The University of Michigan Injury Center is one of 11 Injury Control Research Centers funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Working closely with faculty across many disciplines, with regional education and public health partners, and in close coordination with the CDC, we generate and share new findings about injury prevention that can impact both policy and individual behavior. Our work encompasses intentional injury, unintentional injury, and injury response.
Professor Richard Tolman’s research focuses broadly on the prevention of intimate partner violence. He began his work as a practitioner working with men who were abusive to their female partners in 1980 in Anchorage, Alaska. Even in those early days, there was a budding movement of men who soug