In the News

November 14, 2018 Capital Public Radio featured Dr. Wintemute's commentary on "How to Stop Mass Shootings," published in NEJM.

October 9, 2018 The What You Can Do initiative was featured in the New York Times in a story on firearm access and persons with dementia.

September 27, 2018 In a new commentary in the New England Journal of Medicine and a subsequent Q&A in Science, Dr. Wintemute highlights two promising policies for reduction of firearm violence.

Highlighted Publications

February 1, 2019 New qualitative research from Pallin et al. discusses acceptability of specific messaging for firearm suicide prevention.

January 31, 2019 WYCD contributors Drs. Emmy Betz and Megan Ranney, with Dr. Cedric Dark, discuss the health care provider's role in firearm injury prevention in the New England Journal of Medicine.

January 24, 2019 With data from 2010-2015, research from Spitzer et al. found an average per-patient cost of $32,700 for hospitalization for firearm injuries.