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June 1, 2017

Funded by Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute - PCORI (grant no. CDR-1511-33496)

Amid a devastating public health crisis, in which 19,000 overdose deaths per year in the United States are due to prescription opioids, we ask the following question: Can risk-in...

“Marijuana Use in the United States: Recent Trends and the Role of Medical Marijuana Laws"

Silvia S. Martins, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Epidemiology 

Department of Epidemiology

Mailman School of Public Health

Columbia University

June 15, 2017
9:00 am – 10:00 am
JMB Clas...

April 19, 2017

In the United States, injuries by police officers resulted in about 51,000 emergency room visits per year between the years 2006 and 2012, according to a new study published Wednesday in the medical journal JAMA Surgery.

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April 17, 2017

The features of urban decay can have a powerful effect on the overall wellness of a community. But these health impacts are often left relatively unexamined.

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March 21, 2017

Date: April 5, 2017

Location: Smilow Center for Translational Research

5th Annual Department of Emergency Medicine Research Day 

Keynote Speaker:
Federico Vaca, MD, MPH

Yale Emergency Medicine — New Haven, CT

Our 5th Annual ED Research Day will take place Wednesday, April 5...

March 13, 2017

Date: April 14, 2017

Location: Perelman School of Medicine - Smilow Auditorium

5th Annual Trauma Symposium
Urban Violence: At the Crossroads
of Research and Public Policy

Keynote Speaker:
Josh Shapiro
Pennsylvania Attorney General 

Speakers List:
Dr. Corbin (Associate Prof...

March 7, 2017

Dr. Jacoby led a study recently published in the International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion that investigated employee perceptions of road risks and strategies to reduce road traffic injuries in India.

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February 15, 2017

Funded by National Institute of Nursing Research (F31NR0113599) and National Science Foundation (Grant # 1243422) to the NSF Center for Child Injury Prevention Studies

Road traffic injury rates are among the world’s highest in rapidly developing economies like urban I...

January 27, 2017

Date: Thursday, February 2, 2017

Location: Fagin Hall Room 118


Jooyoung Lee is an Assistant Professor of Sociology and Bissell-Heyd Fellow in the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto. He was previously a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation H...

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