BCIRPU Summer Student Research Program

The Injury Research Summer Student Internship is ideal for undergraduate students who are interested in injury prevention. Led by Drs. Ian Pike, Shelina Babul, and Mariana Brussoni, in collaboration with the BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit, students will have...

Webinar Archive

May 20, 2021 | Pathways to illegal drug overdose following an injury (view recording) Mr. Alex Zheng, Biostatistician, BCIRPU March 25, 2021 | Why is outdoor risky play more important than ever? (view recording) Dr. Mariana Brussoni, Academic Scientist, BCIRPU January...
SHRed Concussions Study

SHRed Concussions Study

Concussions are the most common form of head injury. Young people who get concussions take longer to recover and are at higher risk of developing symptoms that persist for many months after their injury. We want to improve the ways in which concussions are prevented,...
Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun

Babies and children have sensitive skin that can be damaged easily by sun exposure. Did you know that you and your baby or child can sunburn in as little as 15 minutes? Babies burn more easily because they are not born with a developed skin protection system. Full...
International Safety Media Awards

International Safety Media Awards

Our partner in social marketing, the Community Against Preventable Injuries (Preventable) brought home several International Safety Media Awards (ISMA) this year. Congratulations to the Preventable team for all your hard work. ISMA are the Oscars of the safety...