7/18/19 – “Beyond the Office Walls: Firearm Safety and Other Advocacy Opportunities”

Deborah Moss, MD, MPH, FAAP
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Division of General Academic Pediatrics, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pediatric Medical Director, UPMC for You and Medical Director, UPMC for Kids

Brief Summary of Lecture
In this lecture, Dr. Moss will address the public health issue of firearm injuries in children, provide an overview of how public policy impacts health with a focus on effective firearm injury prevention legislation, and offer tips for how pediatric physicians and scientists can contribute to improving child health through advocacy activities.

Date and Time: Thursday, July 18, 8-9 a.m.

Location

  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    412-692-5325