Violence Prevention Databases

The Public Health Data & Training Center is responsible for maintaining two databases related to violence prevention for Life Outside of Violence (LOV), the Hospital-based Violence Intervention Program.

Oversight of these data is provided by a committee of the STL-HVIP body, and are available to researchers and LOV program evaluators by way of an application process.

A repository of clinical information on all hospital visits made for violent injuries from all four level-one trauma centers in the region

A program facilitated by case workers designed to prevent recidivism for violent injuries at the four participating hospitals.

Completion of these forms does not guarantee access to the requested data.


The following publications regarding our Hospital-based Violence Intervention Program are authored by researchers on our team.