Our Team


Our team is comprised of faculty, staff, and students that represent many disciplines from universities and colleges, public state agencies and offices, private and non-profit organizations.

Together, we strive to prevent injuries in Georgia and the southeast region.

Leadership

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Jonathan Rupp

Director

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Lauren Hudak

Assistant Director

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Sharon Nieb

Program Director

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Ashley Singleton

Ashley Singleton

Program Manager

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Core Directors

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Hannah Cooper

Research Core Director

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Headshot of Lisa Dawson

Lisa Dawson

Outreach Core Director

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Dorian Lamis

Education Core Director

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Sheryl Heron

Edu. Core Assoc. Director

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Steering Committee Members

Jonathan Rupp

IPRCE Director

Sharon Nieb

Program Director

Lauren Hudak

Assistant Director

Ashley Singleton

Program Manager

Dorian Lamis

Education and Training Core Director

Lisa Dawson

Outreach Core Director

Hannah Cooper

Research Core Director

Sheryl Heron

Education and Training Core Associate Director

David Wright

Steering Committee Member

Maneesha Argwal

Steering Committee Member

Elizabeth Mays

Steering Committee Member

Task Force Leaders

Alaina Steck

Drug Safety

Michael Crooks

Drug Safety

Sharon Nieb

Fall Prevention

Elizabeth Head

Fall Prevention

Chinyere Nwaumo

Violence Prevention

Sheryl Heron

Violence Prevention

Lauren Hudak

Violence Prevention

Jonathan Rupp

Transportation Safety

Robert Dallas

Transportation Safety

Emma Harrington

Transportation Safety

Tamara Espinoza

Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention

Jonathan Ratcliff

Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention

External Advisory Committee

James Curran

Dean, Emory University

David Wright

Professor & Chair, Emory University

Monica Swahn

Professor, Georgia State University

Eric Caine

Professor, University of Rochester

Terry Richmond

Assoc. Dean, University of Pennsylvania

Chris Rustin

Deputy Dir., GA Dept. of Public Health

Graduate Research Assistants

Amanda Davidson

Olivia Kapera

Wanmancy Tariang

Alicia Violette