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Preventing Gun Violence: Understanding Law Enforcement Response and Improving Multi-disciplinary Partnerships for Peace

Event Dates
November 1, 2016, 10:00 am EDT - November 10, 2016, 11:30 am EST
Event Duration
90 minutes
Location
Washington, DC

This Research for the Real World seminar explores common police practices for responding to gun violence and the extent to which they are contributing to reductions in violent incidents. The panel will also explore the role of multi-disciplinary partners such as the public health sector in reducing gun violence, and discuss promising practices for law enforcement partnerships to leverage complimentary violence reduction efforts.

Event Type
Meeting
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
Host(s)
National Institute of Justice
Presenter(s)
Howard Spivak, MD
Affiliation
National Institute of Justice
David Hemenway, Ph.D.
Affiliation
Harvard Injury Control Research Center
Charles Wellford, Ph.D.
Affiliation
University of Maryland College Park
Susan Sorenson, Ph.D.
Affiliation
University of Pennsylvania
Registration Status
Not Required
Eligibility
Open to all
Date Created: August 30, 2019