Phyllis Agran

Professor, Pediatrics
School of Medicine

Childhood Injury Prevention Research Group


M.D., UCI, 1977


M.P.H. 1969 Harvard University


M.A., Boston University, 1968, Biology


B.A., University of California Berkeley, 1966, Zoology

Phone: 714-581-4401
Fax: 714-581-4401
Email: pagran@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
Department of Pediatrics
1140 W. La Veta Ave Suite 750
Orange, CA 92868


Research
Interests
Injury epidemilogy and prevention; transportation injuries (occupant, pedestrian); pediatric injuries; Public policy interventions related to injury control; injuries among Latino children; injury risk managementfor young children
   
URL Clinic in the Park •Connect •Screen •Educate
   
Academic
Distinctions
Physicians of Excellence (Pediatric Gastroenterology), Orange County Medical Association, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
California Department of Public Health, Let's Get Healthy California, Innovation Challenge Award, 2016
Tustin School Management Association partners with the PTA/PTO Coordinating Council Community Member Award 2016
Featured in UC Irvine Health School of Medicine. Dean’s Report. Volume 5, Issue 5. Summer 2015. Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Phyllis Agran
Featured in UC Irvine Champions of Child Health, Supporting Training at UC Irvine,
CHOC Children’s and Miller Children’s. “Pediatrician Makes a Difference Mentoring a Second-year Resident. Summer 2015.
Special Achievement Award, American Academy of Pediatrics “for her dedication and commitment at the local, state, and national levels in supporting injury and violence prevention initiatives.” 2014
California Chapter 4, American Academy of Pediatrics Service Award 2013
Orange County School Nurses Organization. Community Halo Award 2012
The American Academy of Pediatrics Special Achievement Award 2012
California, American Academy of Pediatrics, Chapter 4 Award 2012
   
Research
Abstract
1. Injury epidemilogy and prevention. Translating research findings into evidence-based guidelines, policies and interventions for preventing injuries.
2. Clinic in the Park •Connect •Screen •Educate is an innovative model using public space for health. www.clinicinthepark.org.
Award from HHS Bureau of Maternal and Child Health, Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children
   
Publications Factors associated with restraint use of children in fatal crashes., Agran P, Anderson C, Winn D., Pediatrics, Electronic Pages. 102(3). , September 1998
   
  Differences between pickup truck and automobile driver-owners., Anderson C, Winn D, Agran P., Accident Analysis and Prevention. 31., 1999, 67-76
   
  Household poisoning exposure among children of Mexican-born mothers: an ethnographic study., Mull DS, Agran PF, Winn DG, Anderson CL., Western Journal of Medicine. 171(1)., 1999, 16-19
   
  Traffic calming and kids., Jacobsen P, Anderson CL, Winn DG, Moffat J, Agran PF, Sakar S., ITE Journal on the web. 70(2)., 2000, 71-75
   
  Fatalities to occupants of cargo areas of pickup trucks., Anderson CL, Agran PF, Winn DG, Greenland S., Accident Analysis and Prevention. 32(4)., 2000, 533-540
   
  Developing a model law restricting the transporting of passengers in cargo-areas of pickup trucks., Christoffel T, Agran PF, Winn DG, Anderson CL, Del Valle C., Journal of Public Health Policy. 21(1)., 2000, 61-79
   
  Injury in children of low-income Mexican, Mexican American, and Non-Hispanic White mothers: An ethnographic study., Mull DS, Agran PF, Winn DG, Anderson CL., Social Science and Medicine., 2000
   
  Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention. American Academy of Pediatrics. Children in Pickup Trucks. Policy Statement., Agran PF, Bull MJ, et al., Pediatrics. 106(4)., 2000, 857-859
   
  Pickup truck use in the National Personal Transportation Survey., Anderson CL, Agran PF, Winn DG., Accident Analysis and Prevention. 33, 2001, 499-506
   
  Rates of pediatric and adolescent injuries by year of age., Agran PF, Winn DG, Anderson CL., Pediatrics, 108(3), 2001, e45
   
  Agran P, (lead author) Committee on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention and Council on School Health.
School Transportation Safety. American Academy of Pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2007;120(1):213-220.

Agran P, Hoffman, B. Child Passenger Safety: Direction, Selection, Location, Installation. Pediatric Annals.
2008;37(9):215-221.

Agran P, (co-author) Policy Statement – Pedestrian Safety. Committee on Injury, Violence and Poison
Prevention. American Academy of Pediatrics. www.pediatrics.org/cgi/doi/10.1542/peds.2009-1143.
Pediatrics (124(2): 2009.
   
Grant 2014-2019 Clinic in the Park. HHS, Bureau of Maternal and Child Health, Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children
   
Professional
Societies
Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Nutrition, Hepatology and Nutrition
   
Other Experience Executive Director
Clinic in the Park (fiscal sponsor OneOC) 2012—pres

Executive Committee Council Injury and Violence Prevention, Committee American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of Pediatrics 2015—2017

Founder & Director Childhood Injury Prevention Research Unit
UCI 1981—2005

Research Center Center for Trauma and Injury Prevention Research (Dept of Emergency Medicine
   
   
Link to this profile http://www.faculty.uci.edu/profile.cfm?faculty_id=2901
   
Last updated 02/12/2016