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Public Discussion: “Moving from Crisis to Action: A Public Health Approach to Reducing Gun Violence,” Mother Emanuel AME Church, Dec. 4, 9:00 am-7:30 pm

This entry was posted on Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

TOMORROW! Public Discussion: “Moving from Crisis to Action: A Public Health Approach to Reducing Gun Violence,” Mother Emanuel AME Church, Charleston, SC, Dec. 4th, 9:00 am-7:30 pm
Co-sponsored by the Medical University of South Carolina, the College of Charleston, the Avery Research Center, Mother Emanuel AME Church, and the American Bar Association

In anticipation of the six-month anniversary of the shooting at Mother Emanuel AME Church, national and local public health, medical, and legal experts, along with faith leaders, will join public officials for a discussion on the gun violence crisis in South Carolina and our nation. Plan to attend for the full day or a portion of the day. On site registration opens at 8:15 am and the event begins at 9:00 am. Online pre-registration is now open. go.cofc.edu/dec4actionpanel

Keynote Addresses:
9:40 am | “Facing the facts: How Gun Violence is Shaping Life in America,” Dr. Daniel Webster, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
10:10 am | “Race and Guns,” Ron Sullivan, Harvard Law School

For full details: go.cofc.edu/dec4actionpanel

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