Journal Article on Products and Activities Associated with TBI in Children and Adolescents

"Products and activities associated with non-fatal traumatic brain injuries in children and adolescents – United States 2010-2013" can be found on Taylor and Francis online.

Leveraging Funding Sources and Partnerships in Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention

This paper provides a compilation of multiple funding sources and strategic guidance on collaborating through traditional and non-traditional partnerships in order to achieve greater impact in reducing child and adolescent injury and violence.

Evidence-based and Evidence-informed Strategies for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention

This paper synthesizes findings from recent systematic reviews conducted or disseminated by five organizations that specialize in evidence-based public health.

Moving Towards Health Equity: Understanding and Addressing Child and Adolescent Injury Disparities

This fact sheet provides a brief review of child and adolescent injury disparities across several populations; successful examples from the public health field where injury disparities have been addressed; and resources to identify inequity, to understand and assess health equity, and to provide select strategies to promote health equity.

Journal Article on Drug Poisoning Deaths Among Adolescents and Young Adults

“Trends in Drug Poisoning Deaths Among Adolescents and Young Adults in the United States, 2006–2015” found that the nationwide opioid epidemic has led to an increase in the death rate for young people from overdoses.

Archived CSN Webinars

[CSN Webinar - Jul 30 2019 - 3:00pm]

The suicide rate among U.S. youth and young adults, ages 10 to 24, has risen in recent years, increasing by nearly 50 percent between 2007 and 2017, and reaching its highest point since 2000 according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2017, 6769 suicides occurred among youth and young adults ages 10 to 24 years, of which 5375 were male and 1394 were female. (1,2) Early...

Child Safety Learning Collaborative

Stay tuned for more information about Cohort 2 of the CSLC in early 2020!

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), in cooperation with the Children’s Safety Network, is launching the first cohort of a new Child Safety Learning Collaborative for state and jurisdiction Title V agencies. The aim of the Learning Collaborative is to reduce fatal and serious injuries among infants, children, and adolescents. The first cohort will begin in November 2018 and continue for 18 months to April 2020.

The Learning Collaborative will focus on five topic areas: Bullying Prevention, Motor Vehicle Traffic Safety (includes child passenger safety and teen driver/passenger safety), Poisoning Prevention (includes the prevention of prescription medication misuse/abuse), Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID) Prevention, and Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention. 

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