Who: In 2008, the World Health Organization and UNICEF released the landmark report, World Report on Child Injury Prevention, which described the burden of child injuries worldwide. Now, five years later, the Global Conference on Child Injury Prevention will bring together leading researchers, practitioners, advocates, and policy makers from around the globe in all the major areas of injury prevention and control to discuss opportunities to reduce the burden of child injury through collaboration and capacity building.
What: The Global Conference features:
- Internationally recognized invited speakers
- Panel discussions
- Forum for discussing global initiatives during the next decade to reduce child injury around the world
Where: The Global Conference will take place in Columbus, Ohio, USA
When: September 19 and 20, 2013
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Hosted by the Center for Injury Research and Policy, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, USA