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OHSU Presentation: Community-Driven Responses to Community Firearm Violence

UPDATE 5/26 12:39 p.m.
Dr. Buggs’s lecture was recorded and it can be accessed on OHSU’s Pediatric Grand Rounds page:
 
Once on that page, go the recorded livestreams and scroll down to May 26, Shani Buggs

May 25, 2022 - OHSU Sarah Anne and Erin Ford Braner Endowed Lectureship.Flyer: https://bit.ly/3z1bA6k

Title: Community-Driven Responses to Community Firearm Violence

Presented by: Shani Buggs, Ph.D., M.P.H, Assistant Professor, Violence Prevention Research Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis

Date: Thursday, May 26

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Livestream: https://echo360.org/section/7571cc8f-2e17-4e57-88a5-d8cfd2b5b316/public

About the Presentation:
Shani Buggs, Ph.D., M.P.H., will share the current state of community firearm violence in the United States. Dr. Buggs will explain the historical and contemporary causes and consequences of firearm violence. She will describe practices of community-based firearm violence intervention and prevention programs. Dr. Buggs will also describe steps to take to support survivors of community firearm violence and community-based strategies for reducing firearm violence.

About the Sarah Anne and Erin Ford Braner Endowed Lectureship:
The endowment was established by Mary DeFrank Braner, M.D., and Dana Braner, M.D., FAAP, FCCM, Credit Unions for Kids chair, professor of pediatrics (critical care), OHSU School of Medicine, and physician-in-chief, OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. It was named for their children with a goal of improving education, awareness, interventions and policies to reduce the human cost of gun violence, especially to our children.

Info about OHSU Pediatric Grand Rounds: https://www.ohsu.edu/doernbecher/pediatric-grand-rounds


Respuestas por parte de la comunidad ante la violencia con armas de fuego 
En un evento especial para Doernbecher Children’s Hospital de OHSU realizado el jueves, 26 de mayo, la Dra. Shani Buggs ofreció una conferencia sobre el estado actual de la violencia con armas de fuego en la comunidad en Estados Unidos. En está conferencia, la Dra. Buggs explicó las causas y consecuencias históricas y contemporáneas de la violencia con armas de fuego, los pasos a seguir para apoyar a los sobrevivientes de dicha violencia y las estrategias comunitarias para mejorar la seguridad. Puede acceder a la grabación de la conferencia en este enlace.