Johns Hopkins University

    624 N. Broadway, Suite 544
    Baltimore, Maryland 21204
    410-502-9932

Vanya JonesDr. Jones' research agenda has focused on injury factors and their impact on the health of vulnerable populations to: 1) Explore psychosocial and environmental factors for injury outcomes older adults, and 2) Develop and evaluate theory based interventions that utilize psychosocial and environmental factors to reduce the burden of injury on high risk populations. Through her work, she has collaborated with the Maryland Motor Vehicle Association as an evaluator for the Seniors on the M.O.V.E. (Mature Operators Vehicular Education) older driver curriculum. This collaboration explored the complex issue of driving behavior and cessation of driving among older adults, driving regulations, and motor vehicle crashes. In addition, she is currently a member of the Safe Mobility of Older Persons subcommittee of the National Transportation Research Board (TRB).