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!

Timon, Janee

Injury Prevention/Comm Outreach Coord


Organization: Henry Ford Hospital

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention

Department(s): Henry Ford Hospital

Traynor, John

Edward F Domino Research Professor, Associate Chair


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Opioids, Substance Abuse

Department(s): Pharmacology

Trinkle, Penny

Administrative Specialist Intermediate Health


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Healthcare Management, Critical Care, Trauma

Department(s): Trauma Burn Program

Trombley, Deborah

Sr Program Manager


Organization: National Safety Council

Areas of Interest: Health promotion, Content marketing

Department(s): Transportation Initiatives

Truax, Tara

Complex Care Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Community Outreach, Social Services, Program Development

Department(s): Complex Care Management Program (CCMP)

Valacak, Mark

Professor


Organization: Michigan State University

Areas of Interest: Communicable and chronic disease prevention, Infant mortality reduction, Reducing health disparity, Protecting the public from environmental hazards to health

Department(s): School of Public Health

Valerio, Melissa

Associate Professor


Organization: UT School of Public Health at Houston

Areas of Interest: Health literacy and disease management intervention design and evaluation, with a focus on marginalized and vulnerable populations

Department(s): Health Promotion, Behavioral Science

Valler, Emily

Clinical Coordinator


Organization: Henry Ford Hospital

Areas of Interest: Nursing, Trauma and Surgical Services, Intensive Care

Department(s): Trauma

van Anders, Sari

Assistant Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Biopsychosocial pathways to child maltreatment; adult-infant interactions; contextual mediators of adult aggression against children

Department(s): Psychology & Women's Studies

Varela, Jorge

Assistant Professor


Organization: Universidad de Dessarollo

Areas of Interest: Education, Psychology

Department(s): Academic Committee of the Postgraduate Program in Educational Psychology

Vereen, Donald

Academic Program Officer Senior


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Public Health

Department(s): Public Health

Vivoda, Jonathan

Assistant Professor


Organization: Miami University

Areas of Interest: Aging, Driving/transportation, The built environment, Health

Department(s): Sociology, Gerontology

Voloshyna, Diana

Research Intern


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Developmental Psychopathology, Investigation of predictors and causes of CNS diseases, Comorbidity, Founding and development of etiological treatment for CNS diseases

Department(s): Medical School, Psychiatry-Substance Abuse

Voss, Kayela

Trauma Program Manager


Organization: Grosse Point Beaumont

Areas of Interest: Nursing, Trauma, Emergency Nursing

Department(s): Trauma

Vreede, Cate

MPH Graduate Student


Organization: University of Michigan School of Public Health

Areas of Interest: Improving healthcare access and quality in behavioral health, especially around substance use, mental health disorders and suicide; evidence-based substance use treatments; opioid overdose prevention. Engaged in an IHI Open School project around reducing prescribed opioids post-ureteroscopies. Also interested in the Injury Science certificate.

Department(s): Health Behavior & Health Education

Wagner, Christopher

Program Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Trauma, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Trauma Burn Program

Wagner, Deborah

Clinical Professor, Clinical Pharmacist, Professor of Anesthesiology


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Pharmacy, Anesthesiology

Department(s): Pharmacy, Medical School

Wallace, Kaneesha

Clinical Research Coordinator


Organization: University of MIchigan

Areas of Interest: Youth Violence

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Waller, Rebecca

Postdoctoral Research Fellow


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Antisocial behavior from a developmental psychopathology perspective

Department(s): Michigan Neurogenetics and Developmental Psychopathology Lab (MiND)

Walters, Madonna

Trauma Program Manager


Organization: Allegiance Health

Areas of Interest: Trauma, Public Health, Nursing

Department(s): Trauma

Wan, Jiayi

Senior Project Manager


Organization: City of Hope

Areas of Interest: Applying environmental stewardship strategies in healthcare settings to promote the health of patients, providers, and communities

Department(s): Projects

Wang-Flores, Helena

Instructor in Emergency Medicine and Instructor in Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Pediatric Injury Prevention, Ultrasound

Department(s): Medical School

Ward, Julie

Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing


Organization: Oregon Health & Science University

Areas of Interest: Occupational Health, Injury Prevention, Violence Prevention

Department(s): School of Nursing, Monmouth

Ward, Melanie

Graduate Student Research Student


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Evaluation of community-based participatory research partnerships, Implementation and evaluation of public health interventions and policy.

Department(s): Public Health, Health Behavior & Health Education

Wareham, Jennifer

Associate Professor


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Juvenile delinquency, Interpersonal Violence, Program Evaluation

Department(s): Criminal Justice

Wedemeyer, Rose

Research Assistant I


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Youth Violence Prevention, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Department of Emergency Medicine Injury Center Youth Violence Prevention Center

Wegryn, Cindy

Trauma Burn Program Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Trauma, Healthcare

Department(s): Michigan Medicine

Weisz, Arlene

Professor


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Dating violence, Sexual assault prevention, Family/domestic violence

Department(s): School of Social Work, WSU

Wells, Eden

Chief Medical Executive


Organization: Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Areas of Interest: Public Health issues, Workforce issues, Health policy development

Department(s): Population Health; Policy

Wendt, Wendi-Jo

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine

Department(s): Department of Emergency Medicine

Werth, Jenny

Trauma Program Manager


Organization: Sparrow Hospital

Areas of Interest: Family Medicine

Department(s): Sparrow Hospital

Wesolek-Greenson, Sarah

Program Evaluator


Organization: National Kidney Foundation of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Public Health, Health Promotion

Department(s): Programs for Early Childhood Health

Wiebe, Douglas

Professor


Organization: University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine

Areas of Interest: Epidemiology; Injury Epidemiology; Geography and Health; Activity patterns and implications for exposure; Ecologic momentary assessment

Department(s): Epidemiology in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Williams, Monique

Data Abstractor


Organization: Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Areas of Interest: Injury and Violence Prevention

Department(s): Injury & Violence Prevention

Wilson, Tomorrow

Research Fellow


Organization: University of Michigan Medical School

Areas of Interest: Interest in substance use and falls in older adults.

Department(s): Department of Psychiatry

Wilson, Jay

Associate Director


Organization: Adapt Pharma

Areas of Interest: Opioid Overdose Epidemic

Department(s): Community Health Solutions

Windom, Michelle

Clinical Subjects Coordinator


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Social Work, Families & Children

Department(s): Emergency

Winkels, Jessica

Medical Student


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Medicine

Department(s): Medical School

Winowiecki, Joshua

Registered Nurse


Organization: Henry Ford Hospital

Areas of Interest: Critical Care, Surgery, Neuroscience, Neurotrauma, Education, Disaster Preparedness, Quality & Process Improvement

Department(s): Surgical ICU

Wisinski, Courtney

Healthy Homes Project Manager


Organization: Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Areas of Interest: Environmental Health

Department(s): MDHHS, Environmental Health

Wolfson, Julia

PhD


Organization: University of Michigan School of Public Health

Areas of Interest: Policy context and epidemiology of firearm injury prevention

Department(s): Health Management and Policy

Woodhull, Whitney

Resident Physician


Organization: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Areas of Interest: Clinical research, Epidemiology, Public Health, Substance abuse, Adolescent health, Injury prevention, Mental health, Schizophrenia, PTSD, Autobiographical memory

Department(s): Child Neurology

Worden, Eileen

State Trauma Manager


Organization: Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Areas of Interest: Trauma, Preparedness

Department(s): Bureau of EMS, Trauma and Preparedness, EMS and Trauma Division

Wright, Erin

Research Associate


Organization: University of Colorado Boulder

Areas of Interest: Violence Prevention, Community and school based prevention efforts

Department(s): Public Health

Wyman, Amanda

Trauma Injury Prevention Coordinator


Organization: Bronson Methodist Hospital

Areas of Interest: Stop The Bleed (STB), falls, distracted driving

Department(s): Trauma Services

Xiang, Henry

Principal Investigator, Director


Organization: Center for Injury Research and Policy, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Epidemiology, Injury Prevention

Department(s): International Programs

Yager, Emily

Nurse Recruiter, Community Liaison


Organization: HealthCall of Detroit

Areas of Interest: Pediatric Neurology and Neurosurgery, Gynecology, Urology, Labor and delivery, Post-surgical nursing, General pediatrics, Brain Injury

Department(s): Nursing, Community Healthcare

Yamakawa, Yoshimi

Public Health Analyst


Organization: Northrop Grumman Corporation

Areas of Interest: Public Health, Epidemiology, Data Analysis

Department(s): Public Health

Yang, King Hay

Professor, Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering; Director, Bioengineering Center


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Whiplash Injury Mechanism, Crashworthiness in Transportation Systems, Orthopedic Biomechanics

Department(s): Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering; Bioengineering Center

Yonkers-Wright, Kathy

Coordinator


Organization: Allegan County Health

Areas of Interest: Emergency Preparedness, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Emergency Preparedness