Diverse Perspectives, Common Goals

Generating new knowledge and advancing innovative solutions to reduce firearm injury across the United States.

Who We Are

The Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention collaborates with communities and harnesses the research might of the University of Michigan, the nation’s largest public research university, to address the root causes of, and potential solutions for, the most important issues surrounding firearm violence.

Research & Scholarship

Community Engagement


Education & Training

Data & Methods

Scientists and Scholars

Elyse Thulin, PhD

Dr. Thulin is a Research Assistant Professor with the U-M Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention. Dr. Thulin uses mixed behavioral science and data science methods to understand factors that enhance the risk of firearm-related injury in adolescent and emerging adults, variations by intent, gender, and ...
Elyse Thulin, PhD

Featured Research Project

Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center: Building Evidence for Gun Violence Prevention