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Comprehensive Injury Center (CIC)

MCW 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.

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Wisconsin Community Safety Fund

The Wisconsin Community Safety Fund (WCSF) was created to support local, evidence-informed activities that enhance the safety and wellbeing of children, youth, and families throughout Wisconsin. Recognizing the need to increase community capacity for violence prevention, this round of funding has been made available to support community-centered projects outside of traditional criminal justice approaches to public safety. The state of Wisconsin has partnered with the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Comprehensive Injury Center (MCW) to administer this statewide grant program.

'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 Prevention.

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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Research projects and opportunities

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Injury control and prevention research

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Working with the wider community

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Our Partners

Froedtert Hospital

Froedtert Hospital

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Children's Wisconsin

Children's Wisconsin

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Medical College of Wisconsin

Medical College of Wisconsin

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Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center

Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center

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Contact Us

Comprehensive Injury Center

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

(414) 955-7671
(414) 955-6470 (fax)
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