- Associate Director
- Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School
Dr. Carter is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine (School of Medicine) and Health Behavior & Health Education (School of Public Health), and a practicing board-certified emergency physician at the UM. He is the Associate Director of the MI-YVPC, and the Principal Investigator for the SafERteens multi-site implementation project. He is the Co-Director of the University of Michigan (UM) Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention and the CDC-funded UM Injury Prevention Center. Dr. Carter’s research is focused on firearm injury prevention, specifically the development, testing, and implementation of emergency department (ED)‐based interventions to decrease firearm violence, youth violence, and associated risk behaviors, such as substance use among high‐risk urban youth populations. Dr. Carter has research funding as a PI or Co-I on grants from NIDA, NIAAA, CDCP, and NICHD, all focused within the field of violence and injury prevention.