About the Center
To save life and reduce disability through collaborative research that inspires global solutions to prevent injury.
We are passionate about keeping humanity free from harm through high impact injury science research.
Our Center fosters interdisciplinary collaboration that crosses global campuses and community borders ultimately to save lives and reduce disability. Our injury science experts devote themselves to conducting research, providing education, engaging social entrepreneurship and partnering with communities in the Delaware Valley and beyond.
- Social Entrepreneurship
- Community Engagement
As an umbrella organization with substantive expertise in applied public health research with immediate access to the countless interdisciplinary resources of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, the Center studies unintentional and intentional injury in society utilizing public health problem solving methodologies. In so doing, evidenced-based strategies are formulated based on sound scientific method and clinical expertise. These strategies are implemented, measured and intended for replication regionally, nationally and globally.