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Acknowledgements

Lead Editors  
David A. Sleet, PhD
Michael F. Ballesteros, PhD
Angela Salazar
Chet Pogostin, DVM, MPA
Michele Huitric, MPH
Leslie Dorigo, MA
Grant T. Baldwin, PhD, MPH
Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Contributing Editors
Sonika Bhatnagar, MD, MPH, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Carianne Muse, MPH,
Kathryn Harmer, MPH
Booz Allen Hamilton

Copy Editors
Tracey Foster-Butler, BA
Gaya Myers, MPH
Kathy Seiber, MS
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC

Lisa Bastin, MA
Public Health Surveillance Program Office
Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC

Consulting Editor
Mark Widome, MD
Pennsylvania State Univeristy

Steering Committee
Mark Widome, MD, MPH (Chair), Pennsylvania State University
Lloyd Kolbe, PhD, Indiana University, Bloomington
David Grossman, MD, MPH, Group Health Cooperative
Sonika Bhatnagar, MD, MPH, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Larry Cohen, MSW, Prevention Institute
Gary A. Smith, MD, DrPH, Child Injury Prevention Alliance

Workgroups Facilitator
Amy Peeples, MPA, Office of the Director, NCIPC, CDC

Background and Strategic Framework
Grant Baldwin, PhD, MPH, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC (Chair)
Gary A Smith, MD, MPH, Child Injury Prevention Alliance
David A. Sleet, PhD, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Nichole Hodges, MPH, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Chet Pogostin, DVM, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Mick Ballesteros, PhD, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Angela Salazar, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC

Data and Surveillance
Beth Ebel, MD, MPH, MSc, University of Washington, (Chair)
Mick Ballesteros, PhD, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Dawn Castillo, MPH, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, CDC
Teri Covington, MPH, Michigan Public Health Institute
Carol Runyan, PhD, MPH, University of North Carolina

Research
Andrea Gielen, MD, FAAP, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, (Co-chair)
Fred Rivara, MD, MPH, University of Washington, (Co-chair)
Dennis Durbin, MD, MSCE, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Arlene Greenspan, DrPH, MS, MPH, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Lynne Haverkos, MD, MPH, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
Corinne Peek-Asa, PhD, University of Iowa

Communications
Flaura Winston, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, (Co-chair)
Ellen Schmidt, MS, BSOTR, Children’s Safety Network (Co-chair)
Suzanne Hill, BA, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Michele Huitric, MPH, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Judy Meehan, National Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies
William Novelli, MA, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University
Michael Slater, PhD, MPA, Ohio State University
Gina Steiner, BA, American Academy of Pediatrics
Joanne Vincenten, MA, Child Safety Europe

Education and Training
Stephanie Bryn, MPH, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, HRSA, (Co-chair)
Chrissy Cianflone, MPH, Safe Kids, (Co-chair)
Julie Gilchrist, MD, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Marci Hertz, MPH, Division of Adolescent and School Health, NCCDPHP, CDC
Mark Kinde, MPH, Safe States Alliance
Angela Mickalide, PhD, CHES, Safe Kids

Health Care and Health Systems
Garry Gardner, MD, FAAP, Northwestern University, (Co-chair)
Becky Levin, MPH, American Academy of Pediatrics, (Co-chair)
Nancy Bill, MPH, CHES, Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Kim Bullock, MD, Providence Hospital, Emergency Department
Victor Coronado, MD, MPH, Division of Injury Response, NCIPC, CDC
Karen Hill, BA, National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions
Theresa Rapstine, BSN, RN, The Children’s Hospital, Denver

Policy
Kyran Quinlan, MD, Injury Free Coalition, (Chair)
Barbara Barlow, MD, Injury Free Coalition
T. Bella Dinh-Zarr, PhD, FIA Foundation & Make Roads Safe Campaign for Global Road Safety
Leslie Dorigo, MA, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
David Hemenway, PhD, Harvard School of Public Health
Cindy Pellegrini, BA, American Academy of Pediatrics
Amber Williams, Safe States Alliance

Expert Consultants
Phyllis Agran, MD, University of California, Irvine
Mary Aitken, MD, MPH, Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Tasha Akitobi, MPH, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Diane Allensworth, PhD, RN, Office of the Director, CDC
Lee Annest, PhD, Office of Statistics and Programming, NCIPC, CDC 
Holly Billie, MPH, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, NCIPC, CDC
Christine Branche, PhD, Office of Construction Safety and Health, NIOSH, CDC
Brian Castrucci, MA, Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs
Dorthy Drago, MPH, MA, AB, Drago Expert Services
Robert Geller, MD, FAAP, American Associate of Poison Control Centers
Wendy Holmes, MS, Health Communication Science Office, NCIPC, CDC
Robin Ikeda, MD, MPH, Office of Noncommunicable Diseases, Injury and Environmental Health
Garry Lapidus, PA-C, MPH, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Lauren Marchetti, National Center for Safe Routes to School
Barbara Marlenga, PhD, National Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety
Angela Marr, MPH, Division of Injury Response, NCIPC, CDC
Eileen McDonald, MS, Johns Hopkins University
Andrew McGuire, Trauma Foundation
Lisa McGuire, PhD, Division of Injury Response, NCIPC, CDC
Michael Mello, MD, MPH, Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research
Jane Mitchko, MEd, CHES, Health Communication Science Office, NCIPC, CDC
Robert Ogoreuc, MEd, BS, National Drowning Prevention Alliance
Sara Patterson, MA, Office of Policy Planning and Evaluation, NCIPC, CDC
Amy Peeples, MPA, Office of the Director, NCIPC
Susan Pollack, MD, Injury Free Coalition for Kids, University of Kentucky
Carol Pollack-Nelson, PhD, Independent Safety Consulting
Joyce Pressley, PhD, MPH, Columbia University
Linda Quan,MD, Seattle Children’s Hospital
Arlene Remick, MPH, National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition
Kathryn Santoro, MA, National Institute for Health Care Management
David Schwebel, PhD, University of Alabama
Carrie Shapiro-Mendoza, PhD, MPH, Division of Reproductive Health, CDC
Sandy Sinclair, US Department of Transportation, NHTSA
Phyllis Sloyer, PhD, RNFAHM, FAAP, Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs
Sandy Spavone, BS, National Organization for Youth Safety
Shelli Stephens-Stidham, MPA, Safe States Alliance
Beth Stevenson, MPH, Office of the Director, CDC
Nancy Stout, EdD, NIOSH, CDC
Albert Terrillion, DrPH, CPH, CHES, Association of State and Territorial Health Officers
Roger Trent, PhD, California Department of Public Health
Kim Tyson, National Drowning Prevention Alliance
Sandra Viera, BA, Prevention Institute
Tasmeen Weik, DrPH, EMSC National Resource Center

Participating Organizations
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Association of Poison Control Centers
Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs
Association of State and Territorial Health Officers
California Department of Public Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Office of the Director, CDC
Office of the Director, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
Office of the Director, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Office of Health Communication Science, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Division of Injury Response, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Child Injury Prevention Alliance
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of the University of Pittsburgh
Children’s Safety Network
Columbia University
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Drago Expert Services
Emergency Medical Services for Children, National Resource Center
FIA Foundation/ Make Roads safe
Group Health Cooperative
Harvard University School of Public Health
Home Safety Council
Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Maternal and Child Health
Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies
Indian Health Service
Indiana University, Bloomington
Injury Free Coalition for Kids
University of Kentucky
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
Michigan Public Health Institute
National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions
National Association of County and City Health Officials
National Center for Rural & Agricultural Health & Safety
National Center for Safe Routes to School
National Drowning Prevention Alliance
National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition
National Institute for Healthcare Management
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
National Organization for Youth Safety
National Safe States Alliance
National Safety Council
Nationwide Children’s Hospital, the Ohio State University
Northwestern University
Pennsylvania State University
Prevention Institute
Safe Kids Worldwide
Safe States Alliance
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research
State and Territorial Injury Prevention Directors Association
The Children’s Hospital, Denver
Trauma Foundation
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
University of Alabama
University of California, Irvine
University of Chicago
University of Iowa            
University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center

 
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