Injuries (unintentional and intentional combined) are the leading cause of death in Maryland citizens aged one to 44 years. The economic burden of hospitalized injuries alone exceeds $200 million annually. A main focus of the Injury Prevention Program is preventing deaths and disabilities due to these unintentional and intentional injuries.
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PUBLICATIONS AND REPORTS
Maryland Violence and Injury Prevention Data Landscape
John's Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy
Partnership for a Safer Maryland
University of Maryland School of Law
Maryland Living Well Center of Excellence
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Bicycle Related Injuries
Water Health and Safety
Center for Injury & Sexual Assault PreventionEnvironmental Health Bureau/PHPADepartment of Health and Mental Hygiene201 W. Preston StreetBaltimore, MD 21201Phone: 1-866-703-3266Fax: 410-333-5030Email:
201 W. Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2399
(410) 767-6500 or 1-877-463-3464