Johns Hopkins Congressional Briefing Series
The Johns Hopkins Congressional Briefing Series allows policymakers, their staff, and members of the public to gain up-to-the-minute insights and analysis from Johns Hopkins experts. Every other month, faculty experts provide a timely briefing on a pressing policy topic with opportunity for real-time Q&A.
Preventing gun violence in our communities
Dec. 7, 2021 | Noon to 1 p.m. EST
Join Johns Hopkins University for a live virtual event featuring experts from the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Violence Prevention and Policy discussing policy solutions, including addressing privately made firearms or “ghost guns”; strengthening background check laws with handgun purchaser licensing; and making community violence intervention programs an effective part of cities’ approach to public safety. Registrants can submit questions in advance, and there will be time for live questions from the audience.
Watch the livestream
Daniel Webster (moderator)
Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Violence Prevention and Policy
Deputy Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Violence Prevention and Policy
Alex McCourt, PhD
Director of Legal Research, Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Violence Prevention and Policy
Deputy Director, New York City Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice