Firearm Injury Prevention: A How-to Guide for Emergency Department Providers in Clinical and Research Settings


Tuesday, May 14, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


This workshop may be added to your SAEM19 registration!


In this session, emergency department physician-leaders in the field of firearm-related research and intervention will review the current state of research, counseling, and intervention.


Jeremy Ackerman, MD, PhD - Emory University
Marian Betz, MD, MPH - University of Colorado School of Medicine
Patrick M. Carter, MD - University of Michigan
Lauren Hudak, MD, MPH - Emory University
Megan Ranney, MD, MPH - Alpert Medical School of Brown University


8:00 AM - 8:20 AM     Welcome and Introductions

8:10 AM - 8:20 AM     Overview, AFFIRM

8:25 AM - 8:35 AM     Youth Violence, FACTs Consortium

8:40 AM - 8:50 AM     Suicide, Lethal Means Restriction

8:55 AM - 9:05 AM     Patient Discussions, Curriculum Building

9:10 AM- 9:20 AM     BREAK

9:20 AM - 10:15 AM     Firearm Cultural Competency, Discussion of Range Activity

10:20 AM - 11:20 AM     Breakout Sessions

          -Research/ Funding

          -Clinical/ Patient Discussion

          -Education/ Hands On Curriculum

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM     Question and Answer Session

Firearm Injury Prevention