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


[Box 064] ABC Files: Re-Sm. — Circa 1966-2003; 2006; 2008; undated.. — 1 box
Creator: Baker, Susan
Box 064 contains files with titles beginning with the letters Re-Sm. Subject files in this box pertain to the following topics: rear seat [automobile passenger injuries]; recreational [injuries]; recreational vehicles; the [American] Red Cross; red lights; rehabilitation; revocation and suspension [of drivers’ license]; risk, risk analysis, and risk compensation; road [safety]; robots and robotics; [motor vehicle] rollaways and rollovers; RSV [Research Safety Vehicle]; runways; rural [injury rates]; school [injuries]; school bus [safety]; spinal cord injury system; seatbelts; seating & seating position; security; Segway [scooter]; SES [socio-economic status and injuries]; sex [report on differences between men and women drivers]; SHD [State Health Department]; shoes [high heels]; SIDS [sudden infant death syndrome]; skydiving; sleep [injuries/deaths from falling asleep while driving or on the job]; smoke detectors; Smokejumpers [wildfire firefighting]; and Smoking.
Materials include documents pertaining to collaborations between the American Red Cross and the Johns Hopkins Injury Prevention Center. There are files pertaining to funding for the injury prevention programs at JHU School of Public Health (SPH). There are requests for proposals (RFPs) from various organizations. There are materials pertaining to the SAE, Society of Automotive Engineers, including minutes for a committee on which Baker sat. There are correspondence about a collaboration between JHU SPH and the National Medical Center on the Safe Kids Campaign. Other materials include reviews of proposals by Baker as reviewer; curriculum files pertaining to the seminar series in the JHU Division of Public Health; correspondence files, personnel files, & people files; and student advisee files (correspondence, student papers & projects). There are also faculty files; JHU SPH Faculty Senate Meeting documents, including minutes; JHU faculty retirement policy statements; correspondence concerning Baker’s sabbatical leave; and files pertaining to conferences.
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 064/001] Rear Seat [Automobile Passenger Injuries]. — 1981; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/002] Recreational [Injuries]. — 1977-1980; 1982; 1993-1994; undated. — 1 folder
Materials include correspondence and a grant proposal submitted by Baker and her colleagues at the JHU SPH for a project titled, “Development of Operational Guidelines for a Model State Program to Prevent Accidental Injuries in the Recreational Environment.”

[Folder 064/003] Recreational Vehicles. — 1976. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/004] Red Lights [Traffic Lights]. — 1985. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/005 - 064/006] Red Cross [American Red Cross]. — 1987-1990. — 2 folders
Includes materials pertaining to the Johns Hopkins University-American Red Cross (ARC) collaboration funds. ARC and Injury Prevention Center collaborating projects addressed by the documents include a joint project focusing on first-aid rendered by lay persons. Materials also pertain to Baker’s presentation as part of the Infant-Child CPR Campaign. Material types include correspondence, a first aid survey, and data tables.

[Folder 064/007] Rehabilitation. — 1984-1986; 1996. — 1 folder
Documents include minutes of the Rehabilitation Information System Advisory Committee Meeting, listing Baker as a participant, 1985.

[Folder 064/008] Reintzell, Diane. — 2000-2001. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/009] Retirement. — 1982. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/010] Revocation and Suspension [of Drivers' License]. — 1971; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/011] RFP [Request for Proposals]. — 1974; 1985-1986; 1995. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/012] Riegel. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/013] Risk. — circa 1972-1996. — 1 folder
Includes an annotated draft of a manuscript by Baker titled, “How Safe do We Want to Be?”

[Folder 064/014] Risk Analysis. — 1985. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/015] Risk Compensation. — 1984. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/016] Road [Safety]. — 1984; 1990-1995; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/017] Roadside. — 1979. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/018] Robertson, Leon S.. — 1985; 1990; 1996. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/019] Robertson [Leon] Scholarship. — 1985; 1996; 1998. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/020] Robertson, Nancy Scholarship. — 2006; 2008. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/021] Robitaille, Yvonne. — 1983-1986. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/022] Robotics. — 1986. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/023] Robots. — 1984; 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/024] Rollaways [Motor Vehicle]. — 1998. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/025] Rollovers. — 1985; 1987-1988; 1995-1996; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/026] RSV [Research Safety Vehicle]. — circa 1977-1981. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/027] Runway. — 1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/028] Runyan, Carol Wolf. — circa 1985-1987; 1991; 1998-1999. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/029 - 064/030] Rural [Injury Rates]. — 1966; 1987; 1989-1990; 1996; undated. — 2 folders

[Folder 064/031] Sabbatical. — 1999. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/032] SAE [Society of Automotive Engineers]. — 1974; 1978; 1981; 1986. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/033] Safe Kids [Campaign]. — 1990. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/034] Safety Sciences [at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health]. — 1990. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/035] Samkoff, Judith S.. — 1980; 1991; 2001. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/036] School [Injuries]. — 1977-1978; circa 1982-1987; 1990; 1993. — 1 folder
Includes a letter dated 1982 by Baker to the Baltimore City Health Department describing a prospective study, by herself and colleagues at JHU SPH, of injuries in schools in Baltimore City and one or more counties.

[Folder 064/037] School Bus [Safety]. — 1976-1977; 1979; 1984-1985; 1988-1990; 1999-2000. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/038] School Requirements [Johns Hopkins Master of Public Health (MPH)]. — 1982. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/039] SCI (Spinal Cord Injury System). — 1990. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/040] Seatbelts. — circa 1980-1985; 1991; 2002. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/041] Seating and Seating Position. — 1977; circa 1980-1982; 1991. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/042] Second World Conference on Injury Control. — 1992. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/043] Security. — 1990; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/044] SEFF. — 1975. — 1 folder
Documents consist of hand written tables about injury/deaths of children under 15 years of age from various causes in Baltimore City.

[Folder 064/045] Sequi-Gomez, Maria. — 2003. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/046] Segway [Scooter]. — 2003. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/047] Seminars. — 1988-1989; 1993. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/048] Senate [Johns Hopkins School of Public Health Faculty Senate]. — 1998-1999. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/049] Senior Project. — 1990. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/050] SES [Socio-economic Status and Injuries]. — circa 1970-1973; 1978; 1982; circa 1985-1988; 1994; 2001. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/051] Sex [Report on Differences Between Men and Women Drivers]. — 1977. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/052] Shanahan, Dennis F.. — 1993; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/053] SHD [State Health Department]. — 1993; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/054] Shoes [High-heels]. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/055] SIDS [Sudden Infant Death Syndrome]. — circa 1966-1971; 1977. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/056] Skydiving. — 2008. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/057] Slade, Eric. — 1997. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/058] Slides. — undated. — 1 folder;1 transparency (chart)

[Folder 064/059] Sleep. — 1970; 1973; 1978; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/060] Smialek, John. — 1990; 1992; 1994. — 1 folder

[Folder 064/061] Smoke Detectors. — 1977; 1985; 1989. — 1 folder
Includes correspondence by Baker describing an idea of her students for a disposable smoke detector and a copy of a newspaper clipping about a JHU SPH study about smoke detector laws.

[Folder 064/062] Smokejumpers [Wildfire Fighting]. — 1989. — 1 folder
Contains a letter by Baker about a JHU SPH long term occupational injury study that would include injuries of Forest Service Smokejumpers.

[Folder 064/063] Smoking. — 1977; 1981; undated. — 1 folder