New Year’s Note Dec. 30

Dear Doctors, As the New Year approaches we want to say thanks for supporting our work in 2019 for a safer Michigan. Physicians for the Prevention of Gun Violence (PPGV) continues to grow. We are now well over 700 members. We are gaining voice with our public health approach to gun violence prevention (gvp). This…

Chart Notes for Dec 2019 – Events

Three things to know for December for PPGV. 1.Michigan Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence. Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 at 9:15 am Room 403 in the Capitol Building – a press conference. We’ll hear from Senator Rosemary Bayer, Rep Robert Wittenberg, and Rep Brenda Carter. This is a great opportunity to learn about this important legislation,…

Reflections on the FACTs symposium.

Reflections on the FACTS Symposium, Monday, October 21, 2019 Firearm Safety Among Children and Teens- FACTs. The consortium and website. https://depts.washington.edu/hiprc/child-and-teen-firearm-safety-research-consortium-fund  www.childfirearmsafety.com https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov › pubmed    (Dr. Rebeccah Cunningham’s UM team received a large grant from NIH to study Gun Violence and this symposium was an outgrowth.) 1.Most current data indicates 109 Americans die from…