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Center for Injury Research and Policy

Seminars

Please join the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy as we present "Research to Innovations to Advance the Violence Prevention." Join us as we hear from national and local leaders in injury prevention research and practice. Seminars will be held on MONDAYS from 12:10-1:20 p.m. in Hampton House Room B14.

The faculty sponsors for this seminar is Daniel W. Webster, ScD, MPH (dwebster@jhu.edu). The teaching assistant is Shani Buggs, MPH, PhD candidate (sbuggs1@jhu.edu). If you need additional information, please contact Ms. Edith Jones (ejones10@jhu.edu).

2017-2018 Academic Year
1st Term Seminar Series

August 28

Legal Gun Carrying in Public Places: Impacts on Violence and Policy Implications
Daniel Webster
Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy & Research
Professor, Health Policy and Management


Alex McCourt, JD, MPH
Doctoral Candidate
Health Policy and Management

September 11

Big Media Data Analysis Will Change Gun Violence Research
Mark Dredze, PhD
Johns Hopkins University, Department of Computer Science

September 18

Impacts of Drug Policy on Violence
Daniel Webster

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy & Research
Professor, Health Policy and Management


Susan Sherman
Professor, Health Policy and Management

Brendan Saloner
Assistant Professor, Health Policy and Management

Michael Botticelli
Former Director, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

September 25

Racial Redlining and Violence in Philadelphia
Sara Jacoby, PhD, MPH, RN
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

October 2

A Comparison of Two Gun Violence Reduction Strategies: Successes and Challenges in Reaching Gang-Involved Youth and Young Adults
Caterina G. Roman, PhD
Temple University

October 9

Gender-Based Violence and Access to Justice and Support Services
Michelle Decker, ScD
Associate Professor and Director, Women's Health & Rights Program, Center for Public Health & Human Rights, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

October 16

Promise and Pitfalls of Proactive Gun Law Enforcement
Cynthia Lum, PhD
Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy, George Mason University

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