Safety Initiatives

The safety initiatives at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC cover injury prevention across the developmental life span, from birth to the teen years, in a variety of programs. By providing education, resources, and support we are able to ensure that children are safer in the greater Pittsburgh area and surrounding region.

Our Safety Center Staff

Injury Prevention Manager

Christine Vitale, RN, MSN

Safe Kids Coordinator/Community Program Specialist

Kristen Urso

Community Program Specialists

Darius Carlins
Katherine Ruiz
Erin Shakoske

Location

  • The Safety Center Lawrenceville

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 6
    Pittsburgh, PA, 15224