Welcome to SAVIR

The Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research (SAVIR) is a professional organization that provides leadership and fosters excellence in the science of preventing and treating injury and violence.


CDC Announces ICRC Funding

In July 2019, the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced awards of $7.5 million per year over the next five years to nine Injury Control Research Centers. Congratulations to the following centers that were awarded funding:


  • Columbia University
  • Emory University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Washington


Visit https://www.cdc.gov/injury/erpo/icrc/index.html for more information on Injury Control Research Centers. 


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For more information on the committees and their charges, visit the committee websites.


Injury Prevention

The official Journal of SAVIR

Published by BMJ


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Injury Prevention

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