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Comprehensive Injury Center (CIC)

Medical College of Wisconsin Comprehensive Injury Center

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Injury is a biopsychosocial disease that presents a lifelong risk of premature death and disability. Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death among individuals ages 1 through 44 in the United States and intentional injury (e.g., homicide and suicide) is a leading cause of death among individuals ages 10 to 34.

Our vision at the Comprehensive Injury Center is a healthier and safer community for all.

Coordinating a National Approach to Violence Prevention

Dr. Steve Hargarten, CIC Senior Injury and Policy Advisor, co-authored this recent Viewpoint in the Journal of American Medical Association, calling for the creation of a national office of violence prevention.
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'The S-Word': A Podcast About Suicide Prevention from the CIC's Sara Kohlbeck

The Comprehensive Injury Center is proud to present "The S Word" podcast from Sara Kohlbeck and Andrew Schramm of the Division of Suicide Research and Healing.

This podcast brings you research and information related to suicide and suicide prevention, focusing on the nuances and difficulties involved in talking about suicide and prevention, and how to lift the voices of lived experiences.

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Comprehensive Injury Center

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

(414) 955-7671
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