About The Course
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Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for GRADUATE SEMINAR IN INJURY RESEARCH AND POLICY (305.861.01), a course offered by the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Course Description

Students attend weekly seminars offered by the Center for Injury Research and Policy and read literature provided to accompany each presentation. Seminar topics complement the content areas of current courses and include themes of global perspectives in injury control, contemporary thoughts in violence prevention, advanced methods in injury research, and updates in trauma and rehabilitation research. The last week of each course is devoted to an in-depth discussion of the terms' seminars.

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Course Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to identify key determinants of injuries. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to identify effective or promising strategies for reducing injuries. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to identify appropriate research methods for studying the causes of injuries.

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Course Time

Tue   12:00 PM to 1:20 PM

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Course Faculty

Daniel Webster
E-mail: dwebster@jhsph.edu
 

Additional Faculty Notes:

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Cassandra Kercher, MPH
E-mail: ckercher@jhsph.edu
Office:
Phone:

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Intended Audience

injury certificate participants and others interested in injury prevention research

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Grading Policy & Grading Restrictions

Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on brief critiques of the seminars and class participation.

Grading Restrictions: Pass and Fail

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Administrative Contact

Daniel Webster
E-mail: dwebster@jhsph.edu

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Scheduled Room

Hampton House 250