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Smart guns are safer guns

January 11, 2016
Safety technology can help reduce accidental shooting deaths, SPH expert says / The New York Times

'Misguided debate'

November 3, 2015
U.S. gun control conversation derailed by misleading narrative that obscures true issues, gun policy expert says / U.S. News & World Report
Public safety

Pro guns and pro checks

Fall 2015
Background checks for gun purchases work--and gun-owners overwhelmingly support them / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Dangerous minds?

The media, mass shootings, and mental illness

March 20, 2013
News reports about rampage shootings heighten negative attitudes toward people with serious mental illness, research shows / School of Public Health

Webster among experts at Senate gun policy hearing

February 12, 2013
School of Public Health professor helped organize last month's gun policy summit at Johns Hopkins

Making the case for gun control

Feb 2013
Leading global experts present latest research and thinking on gun violence in the U.S. / Gazette