Research and Science

What to know

The CDC Injury Center advances research and science to prevent injuries and violence and reduce their consequences. Using evidence-based research, the Injury Center translates science into effective policies and programs, adapting strategies to community and cultural needs to increase widespread adoption.

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Research funding

The Injury Center's extramural research includes a diverse portfolio of investigator-initiated research, small business innovation research projects, and training programs for the Injury Center and the National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.