CDC Expands Data Collection on Violent Deaths
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced new awardees for the National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS).
The $7.5 million in funding will expand NVDRS from 18 to 32 participating states, enabling greater collection of critical data on violent deaths over the next five years.
The 32 states participating in NVDRS include Alaska, Arizona*, Colorado, Connecticut*, Georgia, Hawaii*, Iowa*, Illinois*, Indiana*, Kansas*, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine*, Michigan, Minnesota*, North Carolina, New Hampshire*, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York*, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania*, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia, Vermont*, Washington*, and Wisconsin. * - New states