Thomas Jefferson University

Jefferson Center for Injury Research & Prevention (JCIRP)
Accomplishments


  • Organized and Sponsored the Vision Zero Traffic Safety Conference in December 2015. This citywide dialogue on traffic safety in the City of Philadelphia was attended by 230 professionals in the field and cultivated an interdisciplinary dialogue addressing traffic safety in Philadelphia in the 21st Century. This meeting was attended by Jim Kenney, Mayor-Elect of Philadelphia at the time.
  • Sponsored 7 MPH candidates from the Jefferson College of Population Health on formal MPH clerkships and capstone projects during the Spring 2016 semester
  • Formalized a standing affiliation with the MPH program at La Salle University
  • Designed and will now grow the Eakins Writers’ Workshop - a literary workshop dedicated to the stories of injury and all its victims.