Membership


The University of Michigan Injury Prevention Center benefits from the active participation of faculty, researchers, students, trainees, practitioners, and others interested in supporting injury prevention. Peruse our membership list here. See also our Core Faculty and Core Practitioners. If you are not a member, we invite you to join!

Aiyer, Sophie

Post-doctoral fellow


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Youth Violence

Department(s): SPH, HBHE

Almani, Farideh

Research Associate


Organization: University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute

Areas of Interest: Motor vehicle crash injury prevention

Department(s): Transportation Research Institute

Anderson, III, Harry

Attending Surgeon; Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship


Organization: St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Areas of Interest: Traumatic brain injury, thoracic trauma, acute respiratory failure, surgical critical care, trauma systems

Department(s): Department of Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Arfken, Cynthia

Professor


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Alcohol and drug abuse epidemiology and health services research

Department(s): Psychiatry and Behavioral Neursciences, Wayne State University

Arruda, Ellen

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: TBI, Concussion, Injury prevention through better protective equipment and tissue engineering strategies for soft tissue repair

Department(s): Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Arthur, Anita

MiVDRS Epidemiologist


Organization: Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Areas of Interest: Epidemiology

Department(s): MDHHS

Banerjee, Tanima

Statistician


Organization: IHPI

Areas of Interest: Statistics

Department(s): Graduated from Department of Biostatistics

Bao, Shan

Assistant Research Scientist


Organization: University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute

Areas of Interest: Motor vehicle crash injury prevention

Department(s): Human Factors Group, UMTRI

Barbey, Aron

Associate Professor


Organization: Beckman Institute

Areas of Interest: Neural foundations of human intelligence and decision-making, Cognitive neuroscience directed interventions

Department(s): Intelligence, Learning, and Plasticity

Barnes, Michelle

Senior Research Engineer


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Motor vehicle crash injury prevention

Department(s): UMTRI (Vehicle Control Systems)

Barry, Kristen

Research Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Health services research, Alcohol screening and brief interventions in ambulatory care settings, Mental health service utilization and patient outcomes

Department(s): Dept of Psychiatry; Dept of VA National Serious Mental Illness & Resource Center

Barsan, William

Professor, Director


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Stroke, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Bass, Dwana

Injury Prevention/Outreach/Education Coordinator


Organization: Henry Ford Hospital

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention (violent injury, senior falls, firearm injuries, concussions)

Department(s): Trauma Surgery

Bay, Esther

Clinical Assoc Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Traumatic brain injury

Department(s): School of Nursing

Beddow, Julieann

Library Assistant


Organization: University of Northern Iowa

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention

Department(s): Fine and Performing Arts Collection Library

Benoit, Matthew

Research Assistant


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Violence, Suicide

Department(s): Psychiatry

Berenji, Manijeh

Orthopedic Surgeon


Organization: Boston Medical Center

Areas of Interest: Clinical Occupational Medicine, Work-Related Clinical Outcomes, Non-Operative Orthopedics, Population Health, Environmental Health

Department(s): Preventive Med/SPH

Borgialli, Dominic

Assistant Professor


Organization: University of Michigan and Hurley Medical Center

Areas of Interest: Pediatric Trauma, Critical Care, Acute Injuries

Department(s): University of Michigan, Department of Emergency Medicine Hurley Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine

Bowman, Diana

Associate Professor


Organization: Arizona State University

Areas of Interest: Public Health, Environmental Health, Traffic Injury Prevention

Department(s): School for the Future of Innovation in Society

Braun, Thomas

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan School of Public Health

Areas of Interest: Human behavior research where statistical applications and issues are at forefront of driving public policy

Department(s): Biostatistics

Brennan, Molly

Lecturer and Assistant Director of Student Placement


Organization: University of Michigan - Flint

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention, Health Promotion

Department(s): Public Health and Health Sciences

Brower, Kirk

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Opioid overdose, Alcohol and sleep, Addiction pharmacotherapy, Improving substance use disorders treatment

Department(s): Psychiatry; Addiction Treatment Services

Burda, Cheryl

Clinical Evaluator


Organization: NeuroRestorative

Areas of Interest: All areas of Injury Prevention, Brain Injury, Post-acute injury rehabilitation services

Department(s): NeuroRestorative

Buu, Anne

Associate Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Substance abuse prevention

Department(s): School of Nursing

Cameron, Lorraine

Environmental Epidemiologist Mgr


Organization: MDCH

Areas of Interest: Environmental Health, Injury Prevention

Department(s): MDCH, Environ Health

Cantrell, Carrie

Injury Prevention Specialist


Organization: Phoenix Children's Hospital

Areas of Interest: Home Safety, Infant Safe Sleep, Dog Bites, Gun Safety, Child Passenger Safety, Pool Safety

Department(s): Injury Prevention

Carlisle, Lori

State Drug Inspector


Organization: NM Board of Pharmacy

Areas of Interest: Public safety

Department(s): Pharmacy

Castleberry, Chelsea

Intern


Organization: MDCH

Areas of Interest: Violence Prevention

Department(s): Injury/Violence Prevention

Cesarek, Bryan

Trauma/Injury Prevention Specialist


Organization: Detroit Receiving Hospital

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention in the Community

Department(s): Trauma Services

Cheek, Aaron

Clinical Subjects Coordinator


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Violence

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Chermack, Stephen

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Substance use disorders, Violence prevention interventions, Psychiatric comorbidities

Department(s): Psychiatry

Chiodo, Anthony

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Spine/Back Pain, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Department(s): Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Chisholm, Laura

Injury Prevention Program Manager


Organization: Oregon Public Health Division

Areas of Interest: Violence, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Injury and Violence Prevention Program

Chismar, Lisa

RN


Organization: University of Michigan Hospital

Areas of Interest: All areas of injury prevention, Concussion, Sports-related injury, Home Safety

Department(s): Staff Nurse at UH Neuro ICU

Christina, Magness

Research Area Specialist Associate


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention, Suicide

Department(s): Department of Psychiatry

Chua, Kao-Ping

Assistant Professor


Organization: University of MIchigan

Areas of Interest: Opioid overdose

Department(s): Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases

Clery, Michael

Resident


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Violent injury prevention, Health disparities

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Cox, Rita

Trauma Program Manager


Organization: Bronson Methodist Hospital

Areas of Interest: Trauma, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Trauma, Bronson Methodist Hospital

Creguer, Tina

Project Senior Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention

Department(s): Precision Health

Cucka, Alycia

Graduate Student


Organization: University of Michigan School of Public Health

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention

Department(s): HBHE

Cupal, Suzanne

Epidemiologist


Organization: Genesee County Health Department

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention

Department(s): Genesee County Health Department

Davidson, William S. III

University Distinguished Professor


Organization: Michigan State University

Areas of Interest: Criminal Justice

Department(s): Psychology, MSU

Dayton, Carolyn

Assistant Professor


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Influence of Domestic Violence/ Intimate Partner Violence on maternal and child outcomes.

Department(s): School of Social Work Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute

DeBoer, Mican

Associate Trauma Program Manager


Organization: Borgess Medical Center (Kalamazoo)

Areas of Interest: Violence

Department(s): Trauma Service

Dent, Laura

Research Assistant


Organization: University of Michigan Medical School

Areas of Interest: Violence Prevention

Department(s): Psychiatry

Desprez, Mary Jo

Director, Health & Community Relations


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention, Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention, Motivational Interviewing

Department(s): U-M Health Service

Dora-Laskey, Aaron

Assistant Program Director


Organization: Central Michigan University

Areas of Interest: Opioid Overdose, specifically regarding ED prescribing practices and home naloxone use; and the use of urine drug screening

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Durbin, Hannah


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest:

Department(s): Department of Psychology

Ehsani, Johnathon

Leon S. Robertson Faculty Development Chair in Injury Prevention


Organization: Johns Hopkins University

Areas of Interest: Driver behavior and safety

Department(s): Health Policy and Management

Ekremet, Kwame

Dr.


Organization: Tamale Teaching Hospital

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention, Global Injury Prevention

Department(s): Emergency medicine