Violence and Firearms (Social and Behavioral Health Epidemiology)
Monday, November 4, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Participants in this session will learn the role of violence and firearms in relationships and interventions to prevent such violence.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate the need for effective interventions for men who have sex with men (MSM) who experience sexual violence to mitigate their risk for HIV acquisition.
Describe racial/ethnic disparities among women in the U.S. related to posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and alcohol use and the role of intimate partner violence (IPV) and ethnic minority stressors in this relationship.
Discuss evidence-based primary prevention interventions to avert gang initiation among high-risk youth
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Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Medical Care, Mental Health