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Evidence-based Injury Prevention Action Group


Mission and Vision


Mission: To prevent injuries in Ohio by promoting evidence-based interventions and collaborative partnerships.

Vision: Working together to create a safe and injury free Ohio.


  • Strengthen injury prevention workforce by supporting core competencies in injury and violence prevention.
  • Provide opportunities for training in the implementation and evaluation of evidence-based injury prevention.
  • Increase the use of evidence-based injury prevention interventions statewide (through communication strategies, website, training, etc.).


Evidence-based Injury Prevention Resources

Click here for a listing of evidence-based injury prevention resources.


Evidence-based Public Health Resources

The Guide to Community Preventive Services -

Community Tool Box - Databases of Best Practices -

The Prevention Institute -

CDC Transportation Recommendations -

Convergence Partnership -

Center for Healthy Aging -

Addressing the Intersection: Preventing Violence and Promoting Healthy Eating and Active Living -

Health Policy Institute of Ohio Guide to Evidence-based Prevention - 

Replication of Evidence-based Research

Replicating Effective Programs Plus -

Other Resources for Finding Evidence-based Strategies:

Ohio Library System (Ohio Link) -

Medline Plus - Search engine for peer-reviewed literature - 


Join Today!

To become a member of the OIPP or any of the Action Groups please complete the online membership application.  You will begin to receive meeting notifications and updates about the group's activities.

For more information about the group, please contact the Ohio Department of Health Injury Prevention Program at


Last Reviewed 09/28/2015