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.
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.
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.
Tue 12:00 PM to 1:20 PM
Additional Faculty Notes:
Cassandra Kercher, MPH
injury certificate participants and others interested in injury prevention research
Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on brief critiques of the seminars and class participation.
Grading Restrictions: Pass and Fail