Pediatric Injury Prevention, Education and Research
The Pediatric Injury Prevention, Education and Research (PIPER) program is a collaborative initiative of the Colorado School of Public Health, the University of Colorado School of Medicine, and Children’s Hospital Colorado. PIPER links research, training and practice to prevent child injury in Colorado, nationally and around the world. Join our mailing list to stay informed on PIPER activities.
Injury and Violence Seminar Series
Epidemiology and Prevention of Firearm Violence: From Research to Policy
Garen Wintemute, MD, MPH
Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director of the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program and Inaugural Susan P. Baker-Stephen P. Teret Chair in Violence Prevention at UC Davis
April 9 | 1-2 pm
Anschutz Medical Campus
Education 2 North | Room 1202
This presentation will review and critique recent research on the epidemiology and prevention of firearm violence and discuss selected evidence-based prevention strategies.
PIPER 2013 Annual Report Released
We invite you to take a look at our PIPER 2013 Annual Report, prepared by Vicka Chaplin, MA, and posted here. In the 2013 Annual Report, you'll learn more about our continuing accomplishments to form a cohesive program and efforts to realize our mission: To drive evidence-based practice through discovery, translation, and workforce development. Download the PDF here.
Curious about marijuana and traffic safety?
Watch PIPER faculty member Ashley Brooks-Russell, MPH, PhD, discuss the scientific evidence on marijuana-impaired driving in this video. Dr. Brooks-Russell's presentation was part of a March 7, 2014 event, "Marijuana and Public Health Symposium: The evidence base for health protection in Colorado." Other videos on topics including mental health and avoiding unintentional exposure are available online.