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!

Obianwu, Chinwe

Instructor of Epidemiology


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Epidemiology

Department(s): Public Health

Ojeda, Lauro

Assistant Research Scientist


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Inertial systems, Sensor data fusion, Biomechanics, Human gait analysis

Department(s): Mechanical Engineering

Oliphant, Stephen

Firearm Safety Among Children & Teens Consortium Intern, Graduate Student


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Health Policy, Firearm Policy, Injury Prevention, Criminal Justice Policy, Improving health disparities

Department(s): Public Policy, Public Health

Olson, Lenora

Professor, Director


Organization: Intermountain ICRC

Areas of Interest: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and trauma systems, epidemiology and prevention of intentional violence, epidemiology and prevention of motor vehicle crashes

Department(s): Intermountain ICRC

Omichinski, Donna

Clinical Res Project Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Successful collaboration strategies in curriculum planning, Constructive advocacy processes for parents of children with disabilities

Department(s): Medical School, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Oteng, Rockefeller

Assistant Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Global Injury Prevention

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Page, Oliver

Assistant Research Scientist


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Road Safety, Transportation Safety Analysis

Department(s): Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI), Transportation Safety Analysis Division

Pardo, Danielle

Program Coordinator


Organization: University of Haifa

Areas of Interest: Global Health, Public Health, Administration

Department(s): School of Public Health

Park, Lisa

Project Senior Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Transportation Safety, Project Management

Department(s): Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI)

Parker, Susan

doctoral student


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: violence, in particular gun violence

Department(s): SPH

Patton, Rikki

Post-doctoral fellow


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Gender, Substance Abuse, HIV Risk

Department(s): Psychiatry, School of Social Work, Substance Abuse Research Center

Patton, Desmond

Assistant Professor


Organization: Columbia University

Areas of Interest: Intersection of community violence and social media/social networking, Use of social media to promote/engage and incite violence in urban areas

Department(s): Social Work

Pauls, Jake

Owner


Organization: Jake Pauls Consulting Services

Areas of Interest: Architecture, Engineering, Movement Behavior, Safety Standards

Department(s): Building Use and Safety

Pearlman, Mark

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Trauma during pregnancy, Patient safety and clinical delivery of quality care, Infections in ob gyn, Breast disease

Department(s): Reproductive Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Surgery

Peitzmeier, Sarah

Research fellow (transitional postdoc-to-tenure-track position)


Organization: University of Michigan School of Nursing

Areas of Interest: My research focuses on gender-based violence in marginalized populations, including LGBTQ populations and sex workers.

Department(s): Health Behavior and Biological SciencesCenter for Sexuality and Health Disparities

Peng, Mia

Graduate Student Research Asisstant


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Women's health in the context of aging

Department(s): Public Health

Perkins, Suzanne

Post Doctoral Researcher


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Functional neuroanatomy of pediatric obsessive compulsive disorder

Department(s): Psychiatry

Perkins, Noel

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Applications to nonlinear dynamics of elastic cables, Nonlinear fluid-structure interaction, DNA supercoiling, Sports engineering, MEMS inertial sensor applications, Vehicle systems, Axially moving materials

Department(s): Mechanical Engineering

Peterson, Rebecca

Injury Prevention Coordinator


Organization: Henry Ford Hospital

Areas of Interest: Injury Prevention

Department(s): Trauma Services/SICU/PACU

Philbert, Martin

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Experimental neuropathology, Nitrocompound-induced encephalopathies, Mitochondrial mechanisms in non-neuronal cell death, Nanostructure-based imaging and treatment of tumors of malignant gliomas

Department(s): School of Public Health

Pieper, Barbara

Professor/Nurse Practitioner


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Chronic wounds and their care, especially venous ulcers

Department(s): Nursing

Pierce, Jennifer

Postdoctoral Fellow


Organization: University of Michigan, Anesthesiology

Areas of Interest: Violence, Pain research

Department(s): Anesthesiology

Pollock, Bethany

Research Area Specialist Intern


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Emergency Medicine

Department(s): Emergency Medicine

Polshkova, Svitlana

Deputy Director of Science


Organization: Kiev Institute of Modern Psychology and Psychotherapy

Areas of Interest: Substance Abuse, Depression

Department(s): Psychology, Psychotherapy

Pradhan, Anuj

Assistant Research Scientist


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Human factors of advanced vehicle technologies and automation, Young and novice drivers, Training and intervention

Department(s): Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI)

Pribble, James

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Pediatric injury prevention, Education and policy development

Department(s): Medical School

Prince, Michael

Director


Organization: Michigan State Police

Areas of Interest: Highway Safety

Department(s): Office of Highway Safety Planning

Puello, Adrian

Director de Investigación y Gestión del conocimiento


Organization: Instituto Nacional del Cáncer Rosa Emilia Sánchez Pérez de Tavares

Areas of Interest: Epidemiology, Cancer Research

Department(s): Dirección de Investigación y Gestión del Conocimiento (DIGC)

Purcell, Carol

Diversion Prevention Manager


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Systems improvement, Change management, Leadership

Department(s): Michigan Medicine

Purkait, Heena

Senior Verification Engineer


Organization: Fresenius Medical Care North America

Areas of Interest: Biomedical Engineering

Department(s): Medicine, Engineering

Rajput, Shaili

Pediatrician


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Pediatrics

Department(s): Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases

Randall, Amy

Pediatric Trauma Program Manager


Organization: C. S. Mott Children's Hospital

Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Healthcare Management

Department(s): Pediatric Surgery

Rebhan, LoriLee

Director of Advancement


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Public Health

Department(s): School of Public Health

Reddock, Ebony

CC-PEG Program Manager, Adjunct Lecturer


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Social Work, Program Evaluation

Department(s): Social Work

Reed, Lauren

Doctoral Candidate in Social Work & Developmental Psychology, University of Michigan


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Dating and domestic violence

Department(s): Social Work, Psychology

Reed, Matthew

Research Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Vehicle safety, Engineering anthropometry, Ergonomics

Department(s): Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI), Center for Ergonomics, Integrative Systems and Design, Engineering

Reisfield, Cathy

Business Owner, Parent Educator & Trainer


Organization: Dependable Dogs: Training for Success at Both Ends of the Leash, Kids & Dogs: Safer Together

Areas of Interest: Child safety, Dog training, Injury Prevention

Department(s): Safe Kids Huron Valley coalition, Washtenaw County Safe Sleep Task Force, CATCH grant.

Relich, Wendy

Pediatric Trauma Coordinator


Organization: St. John Hospital & Medical Center

Areas of Interest: Trauma Surgery

Department(s): Dept of Trauma Surgery

Resko, Stella

Assistant Professor


Organization: Wayne State University

Areas of Interest: Treatment and prevention of substance misuse and violence among adolescents and adult women

Department(s): School of Social Work, WSU

Revitte, Diane

Consultant


Organization: Independent Consulting

Areas of Interest: Public Health, Policy Analysis, Program Development

Department(s): Consulting

Rhoades, Timothy

Senior Consultant, Co-founder


Organization: Applied Safety & Ergonomics, Inc.

Areas of Interest: Occupational and consumer safety, Product use behaviors, warnings, vehicle visibility, human movement

Department(s): IOE

Richardson, James

Professor


Organization: Michigan Medicine

Areas of Interest: Neuropathic gait and balance, Focal peripheral neuropathies, Clinical measurement of recation time

Department(s): Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Richardson, John

PhD Student


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Mental health and substance abuse services and policies, Suicide prevention

Department(s): Health Management and Policy

Rickard, Alexander

Asst. Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Interspecies bacterial interactions and relevance to human health Biofilm development in freshwater, oral and medically relevant environments, Interaction of the human microbiome with environmental microorganisms

Department(s): Epidemiology, SPH

Robinson, Morgan

Safety and Employee Health Manager


Organization: DuPage Medical Group

Areas of Interest: Safety, Injury Prevention, Employee Health

Department(s): Boncura Health Solutions

Roddy, Ariel

Doctoral Student


Organization: Michigan State University

Areas of Interest: Prisoner reentry and recidivism, Economics of crime, Visual analytics of crime data using GIS techniques

Department(s): Criminal Justice

Roddy, Juliette

Professor


Organization: University of Michigan- Dearborn

Areas of Interest: Criminal Justice, Economics, Health, Health Disparities, Re-entry, Poverty, Addiction, Marijuana

Department(s): Public Policy & Health Policy Studies

Roehler, Douglas

Health Scientist


Organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Areas of Interest: Prevention Sciences, Motor vehicle safety, Youth violence prevention, Opioid overdose prevention, Injury prevention, Behavior change, Infant safe-sleep, Global health campaigns

Department(s): Non-fatal Opioid Overdose Surveillance Team

Rogers, Alex

Associate Professor


Organization: University of Michigan

Areas of Interest: Emergency Medicine, Procedural Pain

Department(s): Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases

Roggen, Chris

Assistant Nurse Manager


Organization: Munson Medical Center

Areas of Interest: Nursing, Orthopedics

Department(s): Orthopedic Service