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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter July 2021

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter July 2021

This month’s highlights include our fall 2021 Virtual Research Symposium; the U-M IPC Exploratory Project Program; Firearm Safety module update and CME/MOC credit available for our newly updated MOOC; a new IPV online course and a CDC ACES infographic; new GLWSC website; the FACTS Symposium; 2 visual abstracts and 27 recent publications; job/fellowship opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter June 2021

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter June 2021

This month’s highlights include U-M’s new Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention and our faculty’s Michigan Minds firearm safety podcast sessions; an RFA for the 2022 U-M IPC Exploratory Project Program; CME/MOC credit available for our newly updated MOOC; a call for symposia and abstracts for the fall FACTS Symposium; 34 recent publications; job/fellowship opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter May 2021

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter May 2021

This month’s highlights include an RFA for the 2022 U-M IPC Exploratory Project Program; our MOOC’s new drowning prevention content and Water Safety Month; congratulations to Drs. Korley and Losman; IPV presentations by Drs. Singh, Ngo, and Tolman; SOS data in the MDHHS Annual Report; the FACTS October symposium; 40 recent publications; job/fellowship opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter April 2021

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter April 2021

This month’s highlights include our successful March 16th virtual suicide prevention summit; launch of our newly updated MOOC; our faculty, staff, and members’ presentations at SAVIR’s E-Conference; IPC’s 8 summer 2021 interns; a new opioid resource for teachers and coaches; FACTS October symposium call for abstracts and symposia; 45 recent publications; job/fellowship opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter January 2021

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter January 2021

This month’s highlights include a call for registrations/abstracts for our 2021 Suicide Prevention Summit in March; recap and session recordings for our Research Symposium; a call for applicants/placements for the 2021 IPC summer internships; announcing a new toolkit for post overdose care in the ED; winter term injury courses at U-M; upcoming webinars, new publications, funding & job opportunities.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Holiday Greeting December 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Holiday Greeting December 2020

This month’s special letter to our membership includes a reminder for registrations for our 2021 Suicide Prevention Summit in March; a call for U-M Injury Prevention Center membership applications and reminder to spread the word; a special thank you message to all of our hard-working Center members and partners; a message of thanks to front-line workers, and a happy holidays note to end the year.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter November 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter November 2020

This month’s highlights include a call for registrations/abstracts for our 2021 Suicide Prevention Summit in March; recap and session recordings for our Research Symposium; a call for applicants/placements for the 2021 IPC summer internships; announcing a new toolkit for post overdose care in the ED; winter term injury courses at U-M; upcoming webinars, new publications, funding & job opportunities.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter October 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter October 2020

This month’s highlights include a call for registrations for our 2020 Annual Research Virtual Symposium in November; a call for applicants and placements for the 2021 IPC summer internships; congratulations to Dr. Sue Ann Bell on becoming a new AAN fellow: announcing a new SOS overdose response toolkit; upcoming webinars, new publications, funding & job opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter September 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter September 2020

This month’s highlights include a call for registrations for our 2020 Annual Research Virtual Symposium in November; congratulations to Drs. Patrick Carter, Jason Goldstick and Lisa Wexler on their new multi-year awards; congratulations to Dr. Eve Losman on the Humanism award; a new SOS capability; announcements; upcoming webinars, new publications, funding & job opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter August 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter August 2020

This month’s highlights include a call for registrations & abstracts for our fall symposium; a new video on Checkpoints & a new story published by the CDC that showcases our work combatting the opioid epidemic; a new flyer showing MI opioid overdose trends before and during the COVID-19 emergency; 2 new visual abstracts; upcoming webinars, new publications, funding opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter June 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter June 2020

This month’s highlights include a welcome to our summer graduate student interns and undergraduate students; links to our new report with the MDHHS establishing a baseline for cannabis-related injury; a new video highlights how CDC’s Core SVIPP and ICRCs partner to promote safer communities; upcoming webinars, new publications, funding opportunities, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter May 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter May 2020

This month’s highlights include faculty promotions and incoming interns; the 2020 SAVIR E-Conference presentations; our new visual abstract; congratulations to Dr. Vijay Singh on his new grant funding and to Dr. Andrew Hashikawa on a new award; the effective use of Twitter for injury prevention researchers; new fellowships, and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter April 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter April 2020

This month’s highlights include new videos on addressing intimate partner violence and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, and a video introducing our courses for injury prevention and opioid overdose; a webinar from Dr. Lin and team on adaptive opioid disorder treatment to telehealth; spring webinars, new publications, funding opportunities, job opportunities and more.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter March 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter March 2020

This month’s highlights include congratulations to Dr. Cunningham for her appointment as the University’s new Vice President for Research, and to Dr. Carter for his promotion to Director of the Injury Prevention Center; new SAVIR board appointments for Dr. Carter and Managing Director Jessica Roche; Dr. King featured at TEDMED 2020.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter February 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter February 2020

This month’s highlights include information on registration for the March 25th U-M IPC 2020 Annual Research Symposium; a new scoping review on prescription opioid misuse from Dr. Bonar and team; an intensive, 2-day suicide prevention workshop; and new funding opportunities, including a new CDC K award.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter January 2020

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter January 2020

This month’s highlights include a Call for Abstracts for our 2020 Annual Research Symposium; new scoping review on prescription opioid misuse by Dr. Bonar and team; new visual abstract and publication summary by Dr. Cheryl King and team; new findings on naloxone prescribing by Dr. Lin and team.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter December 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter December 2019

This month’s highlights include an RFA for our 2019 Exploratory Projects; call for internship applications; call for abstracts and open registration for our 2020 Research Symposium; new scoping review of state opioid misuse prevention policies; congratulations to Co-Associate Director Dr. Maureen Walton.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter November 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter November 2019

This month’s highlights include new funding available for our 2019 Exploratory Projects; call for paid internship applications; faculty awards and upcoming events; photos from the Opioid Overdose Prevention Fall Summit; the launch of the SOS dashboard; and a new seed grant opportunity in driver safety.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter October 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter October 2019

This month’s highlights include exciting news about Center Director Dr. Rebecca Cunningham, who was elected into the National Academy of Medicine; photos from annual conferences where our Center leadership and faculty received awards and special designations; and event recaps and news about our leadership and faculty.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter September 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter September 2019

This month’s highlights include exciting news about our Director, Dr. Rebecca Cunningham; our launch of Checkpoints; a visual abstract and publication summary based on findings from Core Faculty Dr. Allison Lin and colleagues; and a summary of an interview with Core Faculty Dr. Cheryl King.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter August 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter August 2019

This month’s highlights include our exciting news, the refunding of our Center by the CDC for 5 years; a new study by Core Faculty Dr. Rebecca Haffajee and team on the Michigan counties at “high-risk” in the opioid epidemic; and a new podcast on the opioid epidemic by experts from U-M and others.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter June 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter June 2019

This month’s highlights include Concussion Summit photos; new video from the U-M/Harvard Opioid Summit; a new report on the top 5 causes of injury mortality in Michigan; a new visual abstract based on an editorial by Dr. Carol Flannagan; a new IVP Fellowship opportunity with Safe States Alliance.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter May 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter May 2019

This month’s highlights include information about registration for the May 31st Concussion Summit; highlights from the U-M/Harvard University opioid summit; leadership/faculty awards and news; and a new visual abstract based on the findings from Dr. McCrea and colleagues on repeat concussions.

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U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter April 2019

U-M Injury Prevention Center Newsletter April 2019

Highlights this month include open registration for the Concussion Summit (5/31); a welcome to our 2019 summer interns; a new visual abstract from Dr. Stephen Chermack, Dr. Maureen Walton and colleagues; SAVIR presentations; UROP Student presentations; and our inclusion in the Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic.

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