President’s Message – March 2020

President’s Message – March 2020

AAAM is moving forward at an amazing pace. Following the annual meeting in Madrid, the committees and leadership have focused on pivotal initiatives designed to propel AAAM into the 21st Century with effective and expanding design. A key component of the developing initiatives was to be a Board of Directors retreat and strategic planning session

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AAAM Member Spotlight – Anuj K. Pradhan, MS, PhD

AAAM Member Spotlight – Anuj K. Pradhan, MS, PhD

How long have you been a member of AAAM? This is my third year as a member of AAAM. This is my first year serving as the Chair of the Automated Vehicles Special Interest Group. What inspired you to join AAAM? My research focus is on the etiology of injuries, and on interventions to mitigate

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2019 Conference Award Winners

2019 Conference Award Winners

Elaine Wodzin Young Achiever Award Francisco J. Lopez-Valdes, PhD Named for Elaine Wodzin, a long-serving executive director of AAAM, who had the innate ability to recognize the future of the organization through the efforts of young professionals.  The award is given to a younger (<45 years) member of AAAM for a singular specific achievement in

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AIS Faculty Spotlight –  Cindy Burch, MS, MPH, CAISS

AIS Faculty Spotlight – Cindy Burch, MS, MPH, CAISS

Cindy is an epidemiologist, has been part of the AIS faculty since 2014, and is currently an At-Large member of the AIS Certification Board. She was a member of the University of Maryland Crash Injury Research and Engineering Network (CIREN) project for close to twenty years as well as several other trauma-center based projects at

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AAAM Member Spotlight – Dr. Rawson Wood, MD

AAAM Member Spotlight – Dr. Rawson Wood, MD

How long have you been a member of AAAM? I’ve been a member for about 3 years. What inspired you to join AAAM? I am dedicated to understanding how people get hurt in order to prevent future injuries. What are your main areas of interest in the field of Automotive Medicine? Understanding and preventing automotive

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President’s Message – November 2019

President’s Message – November 2019

My professional life has been enriched greatly by AAAM and to assume the responsibility of president is truly an honor. I fully recognize that leading AAAM requires a team effort and assure you that the expertise of our AAAM members will be enlisted to accomplish the goals ahead. We all extend our heartfelt thanks to

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President’s Message – July 2019

President’s Message – July 2019

AAAM is tracking to have a stellar 2019! I have a few highlights that I want to share with you and hope you are as excited as I am to see our organization reach new milestones. AAAM announced in May a new position statement in partnership with Safe Kids to raise awareness about the importance

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Message from the Conference Program Chair

Message from the Conference Program Chair

Greetings! It’s my pleasure and honor to serve you and AAAM by organizing the content of the 2019 Annual Scientific Conference. I’m excited for our upcoming program “Safety Without Borders” in which we hope to emphasize how members of AAAM reach across functions, across disciplines, and across oceans to pursue our common mission: saving lives

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Faculty Spotlight – Waqar Malik, MBBS, MPH, CAISS

Faculty Spotlight – Waqar Malik, MBBS, MPH, CAISS

Waqar is the new Lead Faculty for Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS©) North America and has been part of the AIS faculty since 2014. In this new and exciting role, he will provide AIS faculty coverage where needed for online as well as in-person courses, assist in the development of tools and courses for teaching AIS

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