For many youth, victimization involves more than physical injury. Medical systems are well-equipped to treat physical wounds, but the psychosocial needs of young survivors are often unseen and much harder to treat....more
Rachel Myers, PhD, MS is a Research Scientist and Violence Prevention Initiative Fellow at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Her research focuses on pediatric injury surveillance, post-injury outcomes, and evaluation of intervention services for violently injured youth and their families. Dr. Myers works closely with program and research staff to foster collaboration between clinical services and research projects to minimize disruption of clinical care while ensuring rigorous research design.