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

Doug Wiebe, PhD

Dr. Wiebe is a Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Epidemiology at the University of Michigan, and the Director of the CDC–funded University of Michigan Injury Prevention Center. Dr. Wiebe serves as a lead for the Data and Methods Core within the Institute for Firearm ...
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Featured Research Project

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