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!

Yoon, Jina


Organization: University of Arizona

Areas of Interest: Role of teachers in peer victimization, Positive school climate and student-teacher relationships, Students’ relationship qualities and academic engagement

Department(s): College of Education, Disability and Psychoeducational Studies

Yoshihama, Mieko


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Violence against women, Immigrants, Mental health, and Community organizing

Department(s): School of Social Work

Young, Justin

Assistant Professor

Organization: Kettering University

Areas of Interest: Ergonomics & Human Factors, Human-Computer Interaction, Occupational Safety, Work Design, Upper Limb Biomechanics

Department(s): Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

Zaagman, Amy

Executive Director

Organization: Michigan Council for Maternal and Child Health

Areas of Interest: Mental Health, Child Health

Department(s): Maternal and Child Health

Zagel, Alicia

Scientific Investigator

Organization: Children's Minnesota

Areas of Interest: Pediatric injury/injury prevention, Child abuse, Interfacility transport, Pediatric trauma

Department(s): Emergency, Trauma

Zang, Laura

Family Nurse Practitioner

Organization: Western Wayne Family Health Center

Areas of Interest: Human Medicine, Family Health

Department(s): Health

Zbizek-Nulph, Lisa

Clinical Research Coordinator

Organization: The University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Substance Abuse, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Psychiatry

Zernicke, Ronald


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Functional adaptation of bone to physiological stimuli, Joint injury and post-traumatic osteoarthritis, Biomechanical mechanisms underlying control of normal and pathological movements

Department(s): Kinesiology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Biomedical Engineering

Zhang, Peng

Research Assistant Professor, Statistician Lead

Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Injuries in motor vehicle crashes, Surgical site infections in hernia repair, Musculoskeletal quality degradation due to fat infiltration

Department(s): ICAM, Surgery

Zivin, Kara

Assistant Professor

Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: opioid overdose; quantitative methods to mental health services and policy with a focus on predictors and consequences of depression in older adults and among Veterans

Department(s): Public Health

Zucker, Robert

Professor; Director

Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Substance Abuse, Multi-level etiology and course of alcohol and other drug use disorders, Neural circuitry and genetics associated with substance use disorders, Lifespan development

Department(s): Psychology in Psychiatry; UM Addiction Research Center; Substance Abuse Section