Gun Violence Initiative in the Media

This is a list of external media coverage on Institute for Public Health Faculty Scholars, initiatives and programs working to end gun violence.


Messenger: Wash U doctors, researchers have message for NRA: ‘This is our lane.’ 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch |  November 27, 2018

Life Outside of Violence, New hospital Partnership to Stop Violence
KSDK-TV, Channel 5 News | November 8, 2018

Doctors Need to Talk to Families About Guns and Dementia 
New York Times | October 9, 2018

Missouri Bar meeting focuses on reducing violence on St. Louis streets
KMOV-TV, Channel 4 News | September 27, 2018

Hospitals Stepping Up In Response to Rising Gun Violence Against Children
KTVI-TV, Fox 2 News | April 2, 2018

4 St. Louis hospitals are teaming up to fight violence
KSDK-TV, Channel 5 News | April 2, 2018

Healing the Deep Wounds of Violence (guest columnist Dr. Laurie Punch)
St. Louis Post-Dispatch  | 
March 6, 2018

One patient at a time, this WashU program works to reduce gun suicides
St. Louis Public Radio | March 2, 2018

City hospitals and universities collaborate on violence prevention
KTVI-TV, Fox 2 News | February 1, 2018

St. Louis hospitals team up on violence prevention
The Seattle Times | January 27, 2018

Gun violence in St. Louis prompts citywide hospital, university prevention program
St. Louis Public Radio | January 26, 2018

Four city hospitals work together on violence prevention
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | January 23, 2018


More Wakes Than Weddings: The St. Louis Gun Violence Epidemic | October 26, 2017


Brainstorming solutions: Wash U students think up ways to reduce gun violence
St. Louis Public Radio | September 17, 2016

High schoolers tackle systems of gun violence
The Source | July 14, 2016

Chancellor ‘gets in the way’ of gun violence
The St. Louis American | May 26, 2016

Bullets have pierced the Wash U ‘bubble’
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | May 24, 2016


The real cost of gun violence
The Source | October 15, 2015

Washington University set to open gun art exhibit
Fox 2 News | August 26, 2015

Gun violence initiative launches with standing-room-only event
The Source | April 24, 2015

Panel: Gun violence in St. Louis is a public health crisis
The St. Louis American | April 21, 2015

Treating gun deaths as public health crisis goal of Wash U initiative
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | April 21, 2015

Statistics and tears prompt Washington University to take aim at gun violence
St. Louis Public Radio | April 16, 2015

Confronting the public health implications of gun violence​
The Source | April 1, 2015