Institute for Public Health 2020 Annual Conference Summary

November 10, 2020

By Kim Furlow, Institute for Public Health Given that COVID-19 is in the forefront of the minds of, well…everyone, here and across the world, it was no surprise that the disease was the focus of the 13th Institute for Public Health Annual Conference, Oct. 29th. But, how prepared were we for the pandemic locally and nationally? […]

Perspective: Black Lives Matter

June 3, 2020

Staff blog concerning racial equity and the current unrest over the death of George Floyd.

An Important Message about COVID-19

March 25, 2020

The Institute for Public Health seeks to follow University and national guidelines to help protect the health and well-being of our community against COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We hope you will find this page to be a valuable resource in staying informed about this evolving situation.

Gun Violence & Human Rights: Part I

March 13, 2020

The Gun Violence Initiative at the Institute for Public Health turns five in April 2020. This blog is part of a special series related to the key themes of the initiative: What we know, what we need to know, and what to do about this critical issue. U.S. Gun Violence is a Public Health and […]

Safe Gun Storage

September 13, 2019

Collaborator Spotlight!

August 21, 2019

PH3 Awards: Summer 2019

August 7, 2019

Gun Violence & Trauma

June 12, 2019

Crime Trends

May 8, 2019

Police Shootings

March 30, 2018

Joining Forces to Stop Cycle of Violence in St. Louis

January 23, 2018

The Institute for Public Health at Washington University in St. Louis will launch the regional St. Louis Area Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program (STL-HVIP), which will aim to promote positive alternatives to violence, thanks to a $1.6 million grant from Missouri Foundation for Health.