Preventing firearm injuries among children and teens webinar


Date / Time

Oct 21, 2019, 8:00am–3:30pm


PREVENTING FIREARM INJURIES AMONG CHILDREN AND TEENS: THE STATE OF THE SCIENCE

Keynote Speaker: Debra Houry, MD, MPH

Director of the National Center of Injury Prevention and control (NCIPC) at the CDC

“The Public Health Impact of Firearm Injury and Mortality”

BRIEF SCHEDULE

Welcome: Dean F. DuBois Bowman, U-M School of Public Health

Keynote Speaker: Debra Houry, MD, MPH, Director of the National Center of Injury Prevention and Control, Center for Disease Control

Discussion of NIH portfolio: Valerie Maholmes, PhD.,CAS, Chief of the Pediatric Trauma and Critical Illness Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Session 1: Preventing Firearm Violence in Communities and Schools

Session 2:Preventing Firearm Violence in Health Care Settings

Lunch and Poster Session

Session 3: The Long-term Consequences (health, social and criminal justice) After a Shooting

Session 4: Examination of Policy: Understanding Current Policies and Child and Adolescent Outcomes