BCIRPU Webinars

The BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit invites anyone in the field of injury prevention to join our webinar presentations. Speakers from around the world make presentations on relevant topics related to injury prevention, with a focus on evidence-based information and new research.

Each year there are at least six one-hour presentations which include time for questions from participants.

Upcoming Webinars

Thursday, May 16, 2019, 10:00 AM PST:Examining Traumatic Brain Injury in Intimate Partner Violence
Dr. Paul van Donkelaar, Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Health and Social Development, UBC
Ms. Karen Mason, Executive Director, Kelowna Women’s Shelter

Ms. Mason and Dr. van Donkelaar will provide an overview of our community-engaged project examining the intersection of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and intimate partner violence (IPV). They will report on findings regarding the incidence and characteristics TBI-IPV, and how they are translating these findings into TBI-informed supports at women-serving organizations.

Join the webinar (no pre-registration required, just download the Bluejeans app)

Thursday, July 25, 1:00 PM PST
Ms. Frances MacDougall
Results from the Burn Study

Thursday, Nov 21, 10:00 AM PST
Dr. Jeff Brubacher
Cannabis and Motor Vehicle Crash injuries