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Gun Violence: A Public Health Crisis Panel Discussion

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Panel Discussion includes:

Kathleen O’Neill MD, Yale-New Haven Hospital
Brent Peterkin, Statewide Coordinator, Project Longevity
David Shapiro MD, St. Francis Hospital & Medical Center
Jeremy Stein, Executive Director, CT Against Gun Violence
Sten H. Vermund MD, Ph.D, Dean, Yale School of Public Health

Topics of Discussion are:
• Public health approach to firearm-related violence
• A review of the American College of Physicians’ position statement on gun
violence as a public health crisis in the U.S.
• Role of physicians, individuals, advocates and coalitions in building
consensus for creating social and legislative change and preventing
gun violence incidents
• Best practices/recommended solutions
• Proposed and pending legislation in CT related to firearms and gun safety
• Q & A

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Organizer

Preventing Gun Violence Task Force of USNH

Venue

Unitarian Society of New Haven
700 Hartford Turnpike
Hamden, CT United States
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Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Organizer

Preventing Gun Violence Task Force of USNH

Venue

Unitarian Society of New Haven
700 Hartford Turnpike
Hamden, CT United States
+ Google Map