Tweetcap: The intersection of violence and health

Health Affairs hosted a briefing on Thursday in Washington, D.C. that focused on the relationship between violence and health. Subject experts in attendance presented their work and participated in lively discussions with audience members.

Our very own Permanente physician David Grossman, MD, spoke about research done with Bechara Choucair, MD, surrounding health care’s role in addressing violence…


…the latest research and trends surrounding firearms was highlighted throughout the day…



…and a number of social factors connected to violence and health took center stage…


…the forum put into perspective how violence impacts everyone one way or another…


For more information on the Violence and Health forum, visit the Health Affairs website.