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Charles Gerardo

Associate Professor, Surgery
Director of Clinical Affairs, Division of Emergency Medicine
School of Medicine

(919) 970-3256

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Charles Gerardo


Title Number Level Semester Requirements Fulfilled
Global Injury and Injury Prevention

An introduction to the field of injury epidemiology and injury prevention. Prominent types of injury are very different in different settings and those to be discussed in the course are those related to motor vehicles, assaults, firearms, self-injurious behavior and global toxicology. Behavioral, biological, economic and social issues related to the implementation of injury reduction policies will be explored through case studies of specific injury scenarios and interventions. Course will delve into epidemiology, specific research methods and innovative research methods and articles.

Course Notes:
GRAD Only SPRING 2017 MSC: Elective

Recent Publications

Casey ER, Muro F, Thielman NM, Maya E, Ossmann EW, Hocker MB, Gerardo CJ. Analysis of traumatic injuries presenting to a referral hospital emergency department in Moshi, Tanzania. International Journal of Emerg Med. 2012; 5(1):28.