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Epidemiology and gun violence



UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program
Garen Wintemute, Director, MD MPH
Professor Emergency Medicine
Inaugural Susan P. Baker-Stephen P. Teret Chair in Violence Prevention, UC Davis

Dr. Wintemute researches and publishes in the field of injury epidemiology and the prevention of firearm violence; he studies the problem of guns and violence as a public-health issue and emphasizes the importance of prevention.

NEJM December 2012
Tragedy’s legacy

JAMA December 2012
Silencing the science on gun research

Journal of Urban Health August 2012
Characteristics of federally licensed firearms retailers and retail establishments in the US: Initial findings from the firearms licensee survey

Journal of trauma and acute care surgery July 2012
Epidemiology and clinical aspects of stray bullet shootings in the US

American journal of public health September 2011
Opportunities for state-level action to reduce firearm violence: proceedings from the evidence

Injury prevention December 2011
Association between firearm ownership, firearm-related risk and risk reduction behaviours and alcohol-related risk behaviours

additional articles:
PubMed author search Wintemute GJ

American Medical Association
American Medical News 2001
Target Prevention

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