December 19, 2022

SAVIR E-News: December 2022

Reflections from the President

Over Thanksgiving, I was reflecting on what SAVIR has achieved so far in 2022. I felt grateful to SAVIR members, colleagues, and committee members for the many achievements we have made together.

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Deadline is January 15, 2023

SAVIR awards recognize and celebrate members’ significant contributions to the field of injury and violence prevention. These awards are acknowledged at the annual conference. Nominate someone today!

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Conference Updates

Planning is well underway for the upcoming SAVIR conference. Keynote speakers and panels are being secured, abstracts are under review, and social events are being planned. Applicants will be notified regarding the status of their proposals by Dec 20, 2022. Registration for the conference is scheduled to open in January.

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The SAVIR Executive Committee and Board of Directors is pleased to announce the establishment of a Council of Past Presidents to advise on issues of importance to SAVIR’s long-term goals and organization management. This council, made up of 14 past SAVIR presidents, will be invaluable to advancing SAVIR’s mission and providing wisdom to a new generation of scholars.

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Official Name of Organization/Center: UL Standards & Engagement
Director: Dr. David Steel, Executive Director
Organization’s Twitter Handle: @ul_standards

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Committee Spotlight: Council of Past Presidents

The Council of Past Presidents is charged with advising SAVIR leadership on mission & goals as well as identifying and awarding a new Lifetime Achievement Award to distinguished scholars in injury and violence prevention research.

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SAVIR Spotlight

Maleeha Naseem

PhD Student, University of Iowa, Department of Epidemiology

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Other News and Announcements:

SAVIR is now on LinkedIn

Virtual Media Institute: February 9, 16, and 23, 2023

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Job Openings:

Postdoctoral fellow, Driver Safety Research team, CHOP

Are you interested in big data, injury prevention and public health? Please see our posting for a postdoctoral fellow within our Driver Safety Research team at the Center for Injury Research and Prevention, a Center of Emphasis at CHOP, in collaboration with Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Nominate a colleague (or yourself!) to be featured in the membership spotlight section of the bi-monthly newsletter. Typically, members respond to 4-5 short interview questions that are emailed from the SAVIR Communications Committee. The SAVIR member spotlight is promoted on SAVIR’s website and Twitter channel. We need members to highlight! Learn more and nominate here

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