Injury Prevention Branch


Organizational Structure & Program Activities

Injury Prevention Program Organization Chart  

Steps of the Public Health Process

Preventing a problem as big and complex as injuries requires a systematic approach. The Injury Prevention Division is organized around the Public Health Approach, which addresses 5 key public health questions.

Steps of the Public Health Process


Adapted from Mercy JA, Rosenberg ML, Powell KE, Broome CV, Roper WL. Public health policy for prevention violence. Health Affairs 1993; 12(4)7-29.

DOD and Army Initiatives:​​

The Injury Prevention Branch supports the following DOD and Army Initiatives: 

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Last updated: December 2023​​