IPRC Leadership & Program Area Leads

IPRC Based Faculty

steve marshall Steve Marshall, PhD
Director, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
Professor, Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Adjunct Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Editorial Boards: Journal of Athletic Training, Injury Epidemiology
NIAMS, NOCSAE review panels
smarshall@unc.edu
Kathleen (Beth) Moracco, PhD
Associate Director, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
Director, MPH Program and Research Associate Professor, Department of Health Behavior, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Study Sections: NCIPC, NIMH
North Carolina Domestic Violence Commission
moracco@email.unc.edu
 chris ringwalt Christ Ringwalt, DrPH
Program Area Lead, Prescription Medication Overdose, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
Senior Research Scientist, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Chapel Hill, NC
Editor, Journal of Primary Prevention
Review panels: NIDA, NIAA, CDC
cringwal@email.unc.edu
Meaghan Shanahan  Meghan Shanahan, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
PI: Evaluation of NC Essentials for Early Childhood
Associate Editor, Journal of Primary Prevention
shanahan@unc.edu

IPRC Affiliated Faculty

crump_carolyn_20083 Carolyn Crump, PhD
Research Associate Professor, Department of Health Behavior, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Co-Developer and Master Trainer for the Shaping Policy for HealthTM
carolyn_crump@unc.edu
foss_robert Robert Foss, PhD
Program Area Lead, Motor Vehicle Related Injury, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
Director, Center for the Study of Young Drivers, UNC Highway Safety Research Center
Senior Research Scientist, UNC Highway Safety Research Center
Chair, Transportation Research Board Subcommittee: Young Drivers
Editorial Boards: Traffic Injury Prevention, Journal of Safety Research
rob_foss@unc.edu
Yvonne Golightly, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Editorial Board, Osteoarthritis and Cartilage Review panel, Arthritis Foundation
golight@email.unc.edu
Guskiewicz_Kevinnew2013suit-283x300 Kevin Guskiewicz, PhD, ATC
Kenan Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Exercise and Sports Science, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Co-Director, Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Center, UNC College of Arts & Sciences
MacArthur Fellow 2011
National Football League, Head and Neck Committee
gus@email.unc.edu
hennink_kaminski2013 Heidi Hennink-Kaminski, PhD
Associate Professor and Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication
Executive Committee, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
h2kamins@email.unc.edu
kristen_kucera3 Kristen Kucera, PhD
Director, National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Director, National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research
Study Section, National Athletic Trainers’ Association
kkucera@email.unc.edu
Laura linnan Laura Linnan, PhD
Director, Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health
Program Lead, Healthy Aging Workforce, Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Professor, Department of Health Behavior, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Study Sections: NIH, CDC, NIOSH
Editorial Boards: Health Education and Behavior, American Journal of Health Promotion
linnan@email.unc.edu
RebeccaMacy08b_web_ Rebecca J. Macy, PhD
Intimate Partner Violence, Program Area Co-Lead, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
L. Richardson Preyer Distinguished Chair for Strengthening Families, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor, UNC School of Social Work
Editorial Boards: American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, Psychology of Violence
Multiple CDC review panels
rjmacy@email.unc.edu
Sandy Martin Public Health  Sandra Martin, PhD
Associate Dean for Research, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Professor and Associate Chair for Research, Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Advisor, Office of Violence Against Women
PI, Enhancing Capacity of NC Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Programs
sandra_martin@unc.edu
Jason Mihalik, PhD
Traumatic Brain Injury Program Area Lead, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
Co-Director, Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Center, UNC College of Arts & Sciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Vice President, Canadian Athletic Therapists Association
Editorial Board, Athletic Training & Sports Health Care
jmihalik@email.unc.edu
scott proescholdbell 002a headshot  Scott Proescholdbell, MPH
Head, Injury Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, NC Division of Public Health, NC Department of Health and Human Services
Co-chair: State Advisory Council, Poisoning and Overdose Workgroup
PI, NC Violent Death Reporting System
scott.proescholdbell@dhhs.nc.gov
richardson_david_2 David Richardson, PhD
Professor, Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Associate Editor: American Journal of Epidemiology, Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Environmental Health Perspectives
David_Richardson@unc.edu
Anna Waller, ScD
Research Associate Professor in Emergency Medicine
Director of the Carolina Center for Health Informatics, Department of Emergency Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
anna_waller@med.unc.edu
Adam Zolotor  Adam Zolotor, MD, DrPH
Co-Program Area Leader, Violence Against Children & Youth, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
Vice President, North Carolina Institute of Medicine
ajzolo@med.unc.edu