Katherine Vittes, PhD
Center & Institute Affiliation(s):
- Gun Policy and Research, Johns Hopkins Center for
- Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Center for
600 North Broadway
Baltimore , Maryland 21205
PhD , University of California, Los Angeles , 2006
MPH , University of California, Los Angeles
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
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.