Events

Upcoming Events

01 Nov

2023 National Research Conference for the Prevention of Firearm-Related Harms

The 2023 National Research Conference for the Prevention of Firearm-Related Harms will take place November 1-3, 2023 in Chicago, IL and is organized by the Research Society for the Prevention of Firearm-Related Harms. The conference will highlight the current state of science and research on firearm injury prevention across the lifespan. Call for Abstracts, Symposia, and Workshops are now open and due by June 16th. Link to more information about the ...

Past Events

23 Mar

Distinguished Faculty Seminar: Firearm Use in Violence: A Criminological Informed Approach

The University of Michigan’s Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention invites you to a Distinguished Faculty Seminar with Dr. Jesenia Pizarro, Professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice in Arizona State University. Firearm Use in Violence: A Criminological Informed Approach Thursday, March 23, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.
School of Public Health I — Room 1680
(1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor MI, 48109) LINK TO RSVP The presentation will focus ...
08 Dec

Firearm Safety: A Comprehensive Approach – Virtual Event with Michigan Medicine

Well Aware with Michigan Medicine A series of community discussions to keep you informed Firearm Safety: A Comprehensive Approach Firearms recently surpassed motor vehicles as the leading cause of death for kids and teens in the U.S., and were involved in a record 45,000 deaths nationwide in 2020. The current toll hearkens back to the days of rising automobile crash deaths, which spurred a national effort to use injury prevention science to ...
14 Nov

Summer 2023 U-M Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention Internship: Informational Session on November 14 at 5 PM

The Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention is now accepting applications for internship positions in the Summer 2023. The internship is open to upper class undergraduate students and graduate students of all disciplines at the University of Michigan. Learn more about the internship. Interested applicants are invited to register for an Informational Session on Monday, November 14 from 5:00 – 6:00pm via Zoom. The session will include a brief presentation on ...
26 Apr

2nd Annual Suicide Research Symposium

In recognition of the continued need for a space to present our work and connect with one another, we are excited to share a Call for Proposals for the 2nd annual Suicide Research Symposium (SRS). The deadline for submissions is November 4, 2022, at 11:59 PM PST.
www.suicideresearchsymposium.com Submissions will be accepted for individual paper presentations, poster presentations, symposia/workshops, and data blitz/flash talks. We especially encourage submissions from early career researchers (undergraduate/graduate students, research assistants, postdoctoral fellows) and ...
03 Oct

Distinguished Faculty Seminar: Drs. Lois Lee and Eric Fleegler, Pediatric Firearm Injuries – The Role of Policies and Pediatricians

The University of Michigan’s Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention invites you to a Distinguished Faculty Seminar with Dr. Lois Lee and Dr. Eric Fleeger of Boston Children’s Hospital: Pediatric Firearm Injuries – The Role of Policies and Pediatricians Distinguished Faculty Speakers: Dr. Lois Lee and Dr. Eric Fleegler, editors: Pediatric Firearm Injuries and Fatalities. Date: Monday, October 3, 2022
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm EST
Location:  1680 School of Public ...