Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Children's Hospital Logo
Connect With Us:

Monroe Carell Jr.
Children's Hospital
at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232


(615) 936-1000

Children's Hospital Logo
Home / A–Z Services / General and Thoracic Surgery / Trauma Service / Trauma Injury Prevention Programs
Printer friendly version of this page  E-mail someone a link to this pageBookmark and Share

Trauma Injury Prevention Programs

 

Our Mission

Trauma Service's Injury Prevention Program strives to reduce unintentional injuries among children and to promote safe behaviors in the community by:

  • Child CastDeveloping data-driven strategies based on analysis of trauma data from Children's Hospital and the State of Tennessee.
  • Providing injury prevention education and resources to families in the hospital and community.
  • Conducting and participating in innovative research that furthers the field of injury prevention.
  • Educating the hospital staff and state agencies on injury prevention topics through our Timely Trauma Topic Conference series.
  • Collaborating at the local, state, and national levels to promote programs and policies that protect children.

Safety Topic of the Week

 

Heat Stroke Prevention

The weather is already warming up and we want you to be prepared for the heat by hydrating your kids and getting them ready for summer!

For more information about the Pediatric Trauma Injury Prevention Program, contact the program manager Purnima Unni, MPH, CHES, at (615) 936-8222.


Last Edited: April 21, 2016