BakS, Susan P. Baker Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Box 057] ABC Files: D-Ep. — 1958; 1964; circa 1967-2010; undated.. — 1 box
Creator: Baker, Susan
Box 057 contains files with titles beginning with the letters D-Ep. Subject files in this box are on the following topics: day care, daylight saving time; dirt bikes; disability; disasters; disparity; distraction (distracted drivers); dogs; drowning; drugs; earthquakes; event data recorder; ejection; elderly; elderly drivers; electricity; energy; engineering; entrapment; and epidemiology of injuries.
The ABC files cover every facet of Baker’s professional working life, including research; committee work within the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health; her teaching at Hopkins, as well as external projects to educate professionals about safety issues in their field; and her efforts toward developing the injury control program at Johns Hopkins. Materials document Baker’s extensive involvement, as a consultant, advisory panel member, and leader, with professional associations, federal agencies, and scientific organizations committed to injury prevention. They pertain to Baker’s presentations at conferences and workshops; her publications; and her receipt of honors and awards. Within each box, Baker has arranged these papers in alphabetical order by topic (organization name, professional activity, or research subject). These files, even within individual folders, include a mix of material types and cover a wide range of professional activities.

[Folder 057/001 - 057/002] Dana Award, 1989. — 1984-1990. — 2 folders ;6 photographic prints
Materials pertain to Baker’s receipt of the Charles A. Dana Award Presented for Pioneering Achievement in Health and Higher Education, 1989. They include photographs of Baker, correspondence, biographical sketches highlighting Baker’s pioneering role and contributions to the field of injury prevention and the epidemiology of injury, as well as related materials.

[Folder 057/003] Day Care. — circa 1989. — 1 folder
Includes a typescript of an undated proposal for a study of day care centers in Maryland.

[Folder 057/004] Daylight Saving Time. — 1993. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/005] Dietz, Park Elliott. — circa 1973-1980. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/006] Dirt Bikes. — 2001-2002. — 1 folder
Includes printouts of presentation slides by Baker.

[Folder 057/007] Disability. — 1993; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/008] Disasters. — 1973; 1975; circa 1981-1986; 1991; 2001; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/009] Disparity. — 2002; 2005-2006. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/010] Distraction [Distracted Drivers]. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/011] DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles). — 1967; 1969; 1972; 1974; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/012] DOD (Department of Defense) Committees. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/013] Dodd, Robert. — 1992-1995. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/014] Dogs. — circa 1985. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/015] Drexel. — 2004; 2007-2008; undated. — 1 folder
Includes printouts of presentation slides by Baker: “Cars, Guns, and Tobacco,” “Childhood Injury, A Global Problem,” and “Myths about Safety,” 2007.

[Folder 057/016] Drowning. — 1963; circa 1970-1994; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/017] Drugs. — circa 1968-1994; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/018] Earthquakes. — 1973; 1985. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/019] Email. — 2007. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/020] EDR (Event Data Recorder). — undated. — 1 folder
Materials pertain to a study by Baker.

[Folder 057/021] Ejection. — 1997. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/022] Elderly. — 1981-1982; 1984; 1986; 1994; 1997; 2001; 2003; 2006; undated. — 1 folder
Includes notes by Baker about her ideas for producing a definitive work on injuries in the elderly.

[Folder 057/023] Elderly Drivers. — 1990; 1992; 1995; 2004; undated. — 1 folder
Materials include an article by Baker, “Revising the Commandements” in Emergency Medicine, 1975.

[Folder 057/024 - 057/025] Electricity. — 1964; circa 1970-1997; undated. — 2 folders
Documents pertain to projects about which Baker provided feedback and a copy of a reprint co-authored by Baker titled, “Fatal Occupational Injuries,” 1982.

[Folder 057/026] EMS Course. — 1975. — 1 folder
Materials pertain to a graduate seminar co-taught by Baker in the School of Public Health titled, “Emergency Medical Services and Systems.”

[Folder 057/027] Encyclopedia Britannica. — 1984; 1990-1993. — 1 folder
The bulk of these materials pertain to Baker’s article, “Injury Prevention,” published in the Encyclopedia Britannica, 1993.

[Folder 057/028] Endowed Chair: Leon S. Robertson Faculty Development Chair in Injury Prevention. — 1996-1997. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/029] Endowment Funds. — 1992; 1996. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/030] Energy. — 1973-1974. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/031] Enforcement. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/032] Engineering. — circa 1982-2005. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/033] Engineering -- JHU Student Projects. — 1996-1998; 2002-2003; 2007; 2010; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/034] Entrapment. — 1958; 1998. — 1 folder

[Folder 057/035] Epidemiology of Injuries. — 1997; undated. — 1 folder
Includes a schedule for the Epidemiology of Injuries course, co-taught by Baker, 1997.