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Katherine Vittes,

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Contact Information

600 North Broadway
Baltimore , Maryland   21205


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Honors and Awards

Delta Omega, Iota Chapter, National Public Health Honorary Society Max Factor Family Foundation 2004-05 Student Internship Award

  • violence prevention
  • domestic violence
  • intimate partner violence
  • gun policy
  • firearm injuries
  • homicide
  • Vittes KA, Sorenson SB. Restraining orders among victims of intimate partner homicide. Injury Prevention; 2008; 14:191-195.

  • Sorenson SB, Vittes KA. Mental health and firearms in community-based surveys: Implications for suicide prevention. Evaluation Review; 2008; 32:239-256.

  • Vittes KA, Sorenson SB. Keeping guns out of the hands of abusers: Handgun purchases and restraining orders. American Journal of Public Health; 2008; 98:828-831.

  • Vittes KA, Sorenson SB. Risk-taking behavior among adolescents who say they can get a handgun: Comparison with those who say they cannot get a handgun. Journal of Adolescent Health 2006; 39:929-932.

  • Vittes KA, Sorenson SB. Are temporary restraining orders more likely to be issued when applications mention firearms? Evaluation Review 2006; 30:266-282.