Pediatric Injury Resources

Links to websites of groups that study or provide information about pediatric injury.

Please note: Links to organizations and information included on this page do not indicate endorsement from NICHD, NIH, or HHS.

  • NICHD Resources
  • Safe Kids Worldwide external link
    A healthcare provider examining a young adult male patient with a cast on his wrist.
    Safe Kids is a worldwide network of organizations working to prevent unintentional childhood injury. Safe Kids educates families, provides safety devices to families in need, and advocates for laws to help keep children safe, healthy, and out of the emergency room.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    CDC’s National Action Plan for Child Injury Prevention (PDF 8.7 MB) is an agenda to prevent injuries and promote the safety of children and adolescents in the United States.
  • Maternal and Child Health Bureau
    The Health Resources & Services Administration provides research, resources, and technical assistance as well as research funding to build systems that improve child health and well-being. Relevant initiatives include Emergency Medical Services for Children, the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network, and the National EMSC Data Analysis Resource Center.
  • Prevent Child Injury external link
    Prevent Child Injury, created with CDC start-up funding, brings together a coalition of stakeholders to speak with one voice and share specific child injury prevention messaging on a national level and share toolkits on a variety of safety topics.
  • National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)
    NIDILRR, located within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Community Living, provides leadership and support for a comprehensive program of research related to the rehabilitation of people with disabilities, including those with TBI.
  • Rehabilitation Research Career Development (RRCD) Program external link
    The NICHD- and NINDS-supported RRCD program at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston educates and trains future rehabilitation scientists.

Please note: Links to organizations and information included on this page do not indicate endorsement from NICHD, NIH, or HHS.

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