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Center for Injury Research and Policy


Please join the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy as we present the 1st-term seminar series, "Issues in Violence Prevention."

Seminars will be held on MONDAYS from 12:10-1:20pm in Hampton House Room B-14B. If you need additional information please contact Alex McCourt, JD, MPH (

2016-2017 Academic Year
1st Term Seminar Series

September 12

Findings from a Study of Baltimore's Underground Gun Market - Implications for State and Federal Gun Policy
Daniel Webster, ScD, MPH and Cassandra Crifasi, PhD, MPH
Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research

September 19

Risk Factors and Prevention of Domestic Homicides
Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD
Anna Wolfe Professor of Nursing
Johns Hopkins University

Kelly Roskam
Legal Counsel
Coalition to Stop Gun Violence

September 26

Evidence and Innovations for What Cities Can Do to Reduce Gun Violence
Ted Alcorn
Research Director
Everytown for Gun Safety

October 3

Coping with Homicide Violence in the African American Community
Tanya Sharpe, MSW, PhD
Associate Professor
School of Social Work
University of Maryland, Baltimore

October 10

Changing Places: Using Science to Design Safer and Healthier Cities
Charles Branas, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology and Director, Urban Health Lab
University of Pennsylvania

October 17

Promoting Police Legitimacy and Procedural Justice to Reduce Violent Crime and Enhance Police-Community Relations
Tracey Meares, JD
Professor, Yale School of Law

October 24

Research to Inform Communication Strategies to Reduce Gun Violence in Baltimore
Panel: James Evans and Annie Pruitt - Illume Communications
Discussants from Safe Streets Baltimore

For disability access information or assistive listening devices, please contact the Bloomberg School of Public Health Office of Support Services at 410-955-1197.