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Racial and Social Justice Book Club Discussion

We are excited to invite you to a crucial event focused on addressing the pressing issue of gun violence and public health. This event aims to foster a thoughtful and constructive dialogue on this matter that affects us all. Your participation and insights are invaluable as we work together to create safer communities for everyone.

Main Discussants:

Laveil Allen, M.D.
Vanderbilt Radiology

Jefferson Barrett, M.D., MPH
Einstein Pediatrics

Damion Todd
Antiviolence Advocate

Selected Media: Ricochet: An American Trauma (2023) is an investigative documentary that looks into “the nationwide trauma caused by mass shootings, suicide and community gun violence.”

Recommended Reading: The Violence Project: How to Stop a Mass Shooting Epidemic (2022)

Tuesday, October 3 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm

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Education, Research, Patient Care

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"Ricochet: An American Trauma" PBS Newshour Special Report poster featuring a pile of red roses and bullets in the shape of an American flag

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