5052.0 Innovative Use of Data to Inform Injury Prevention Problems and Solutions

Wednesday, November 11, 2009: 8:30 AM
The purpose of this session is to provide participants with innovative methods for using data to inform injury prevention problems and solutions. Concrete methods will complement lessons learned from practice initiatives to provide attendees with a range of strategies for bringing quality information to injury prevention and control interventions.
Session Objectives: 1. Describe how data and partnerships can be used to inform disaster planning. 2. Identify two types of translation initiaitves used to inform injury prevention and control initiatives. 3. Discuss two strengths and two limitations of the NHIS for injury research.

8:45 AM
Hospital emergency department referral patterns in a disaster
Michael J. Reilly, DrPH, MPH, NREMT-P and David S. Markenson, MD
9:00 AM
Cultural translation: Acceptability and efficacy of a US-based injury prevention in China
Danielle C. Erkoboni, BA, Flaura K. Winston, MD, PhD, Joan Ozanne-Smith, MD, MPH and Cao Rouxiang, MD
9:15 AM
A model to translate evidence-based injury interventions into community practice
Peter M. Layde, MD, MSc, Ann Christiansen, MPH, Clare E. Guse, MS, Donna J. Peterson, PhD and Cheryl Maurana, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)