Injury Control and Emergency Health Services

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Injury Control and Emergency Health Services


Welcome to our Section! ICEHS provides an ideal forum to establish and strengthen relationships with collegaues working to advance the field of injury control, violence prevention, emergency health services and emergency preparedness.


At over 550 strong and growing, our Section encourages participation of our members to engage in furthering our efforts to advance injury prevention and control research, advocacy, policy and programming. We are a multidisciplinary section that includes experts in epidemiology, medicine, and research in a wide range of injury issues from intentional to unintentional injury impacting every segment of the population. Join our section to get more fully engaged with issues critical to your work, to network with colleagues and to enhance opportunities to present your work.


We encourage students to join our section. You can join APHA and become a part of ICEHS by clicking on the APHA membership page. We distribute newsletters bi-monthly, send out announcements via APHA Connect, and keep our members updated with the latest in injury prevention via Twitter. To learn more about ICEHS, contact our section chair, John Lundell at


Stay up-to-date with ICEHS!

Follow us on Twitter: @ICEHSAPHA

View our most recent newsletter: January/February 2014 (V21No2)