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Our mission is to promote healthy young families and healthy young adults by advancing evidence-based violence prevention through a range of education, research, & training activities. Our partners and collaborators include multiple universities and community-based agencies serving our most vulnerable populations.

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 Child Maltreatment Postdoctoral 

Training Institute 2018 : Applications Open 

R25 summer institute for multidisciplinary training of emerging child maltreatment researchers is in New York this year!  The application materials are attached, and we would appreciate if you would circulate broadly!  Open to any discipline, must have PhD or MD or equivalent by the time the summer institute starts.  Also open to more senior scholars who may be attempting to transition from another area to child maltreatment research.
To learn more and apply, please click on the link below.
Announcement 2018 rev.docx


CVIP Announces the SAGE Project Collaboration led by the Buder Centers.  Social Workers Advancing through Grounded Education.  Learn more here.

 

 

The CDC Injury Center released a new infographic: Injury and Violence in the U.S. by the Numbers. The infographic provides a snapshot of injury and violence and conveys the magnitude of the problem in terms of morbidity, mortality and cost to society. It highlights key data and proven prevention strategies for Motor Vehicle Injury, Prescription Drug Overdose, Child Abuse and Neglect, Older Adult Falls, Sexual Violence and Youth Sports Concussions.

Every year 199,800 pe​ople die from injuries and violence. For every person that dies, 13 are hospitalized and 135 are treated in an emergency room. Learn more about injuries and violence and what can be done to prevent them:

Infographic: Injury and Violence in the U.S. by the Numbers





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