The Center for Firefighter Injury Research & Safety Trends (FIRST)
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI)
Learn more about our work with diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in the fire and rescue service.
Policy: Research to Practice (r2p)
Learn more about our work with policy research, development, and implementation.
Fire Service Organizational Culture of Safety (FOCUS)
Learn about the FOCUS survey, our tool that provides objective data on work environment, injury, and organizational safety culture attributes (e.g., burnout and job satisfaction).
Stress and Violence in fire-based EMS Responders (SAVER)
Learn about our expanding research collaborations with national partners to understand the stressors Emergency Medical Service (EMS) responders face.
COVID-19 RAPID Mental Health Assessment (RAPID)
Learn about the COVID-19 RAPID Mental Health assessment, our newest tool that provides monthly data on the mental health of first responders.
Injury Data Evaluation & Analysis (IDEA)
Find out what we have determined are the necessary data elements to conduct public health surveillance of non-fatal firefighter injuries in the United States.
The Fire service Injury Research, Epidemiology, and Evaluation Fellowship (FIRE Fellows) is a paid summer research program designed to inspire the next generation of fire service researchers.
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Learn about our how our research helps the fire and rescue service identify and mitigate hazards in their organizations.
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Professor Taylor has been named the first Arthur L. and Joanne B. Frank Professor.
The Center for Firefighter Injury Research and Safety Trends (FIRST), led by Jennifer Taylor, PhD, MPH, CPPS of the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, is proud to announce the 2018 recipients of the Fire Service Injury Research, Epidemiology and Evaluation Fellowship.
Seven students and alumni are taking part in Dornsife's inaugural Fire service Injury Research, Epidemiology and Evaluation (FIRE) fellowship, supported by the FEMA Assistance to Fire Grants R&D program.