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NYC Trauma Injury Prevention

Information for Professionals & Community Members

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About Our Collaborative

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This website is made possible by the direct contributions of multiple Injury Prevention Specialists from across the region of NYC covering the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, & Queens. Our motivation for this collaborative site was to create a central space where we could connect communities to free resources, classes, & knowledge in our efforts to reduce injury.

"Beyond death and injury, exposure to any form of trauma, particularly in childhood, can increase the risk of mental illness and suicide; smoking, alcohol and substance abuse; chronic diseases like heart disease, diabetes and cancer; and social problems such as poverty, crime and violence. For these reasons, preventing injuries and violence, including by breaking intergenerational cycles of violence, goes beyond avoiding the physical injury to contributing to substantial health, social and economic gains."- World Health Organization 2022

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Event: Safe Kids Day led by NYC DOT


Date and Time: Saturday, May 11 from 11am – 3pm


Location: John Jay Park


East 76th Street and FDR Drive


New York, NY 10021


Nature in Spring

Prevention

Events

We will be updating Events for 2024 Soon

In the Meantime, contact your local

Injury Prevention Professional by visiting our Contact Page!

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Springtime Tips

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Click Topic to Learn More about Safety Tips from Local EMS Agencies

EMS Corner

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pre-hospital Injury prevention tips

Programs & Topics Covered by Our Pre Hospital Colleagues

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Local News Coverage for the NYC region on Injury Prevention Topics, Stay Informed: Click Topic to Read More

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Injury prevention

Leading Topics with Information & Prevention Activities

coming soon

Our First Presentations are here!

Dictionary definition of word trauma

General Facts & Data

Older Adult Injury Prevention

Falls

Motor Vehicle Crashes

Pedestrian Injuries

Suicide

Assaults

Drownings

Intimate Partner Violence

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Injury Prevention Topics of the

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NYC Trauma Centers NYC

Use the Map Below To Find Your Local Trauma Center

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Click Here to View a larger Map and use the search Function time your zip code and see the nearest Trauma Center to you

(We are currently updating this Map, if your Trauma Center is not listed please email: nycinjuryprevention@gmail.com)

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connect with us

Reach out

Find Direct Contacts by County

Bronx

Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn

Gia Ramsey

Maimonides Medical Center

email: gramsey@maimonidesmed.org


Polina Meyman

NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn

email: Polina.Meyman@nyulangone.org


Paris Datillo

NYP Brooklyn Methodist

email: pad9011@nyp.org


Judith Lussier

OBH Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

email: brookdaletrauma@bhmcny.org


Dekeya Slaughter

NYC Health & Hospitals Kings County

email: Dekeya.Slaughter@nychhc.org


Manhattan

Rob Curran

NYP Weill Cornell

email: roc9187@nyp.org


Charla Sarabia

Mount Sinai Morningisde

email: Charla.sarabia@mountsinai.org


Dilenny Roca

NYP Columbia/Morgan Stanley

email: dr146@columbia.edu


Jeanne Rubsam

NYP Columbia/Morgan Stanley

email: jmr19@cumc.columbia.edu


Julia Burstein

NYC Health+Hospitals Bellevue

Email: bursteij@nychhc.org

Queens

Michele Schombs

NYP Queens

email: mis9332@nyp.org


Injury Prevention

NYC Health+Hospitals Elmhurst

email: ElmhurstTrauma@nychhc.org


Arnold Raphaël

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

email: araphael@jhmc.org


Staten Island

Dave Briscoe

Richmond University Medical Center

email: dbriscoe@rumcsi.org


Julia Glauboch

Staten Island University Hospital

email: jglauboch@northwell.edu