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gun policy

Dangerous minds?
The media, mass shootings, and mental illness
Published March 19, 2018
News reports about rampage shootings heighten negative attitudes toward people with serious mental illness, research shows / School of Public Health
Mind of a killer
Published March 19, 2018
Katherine Newman offers insight into what goes on in the minds of rampage killers for PBS special / PBS
Webster among experts at Senate gun policy hearing
Published March 19, 2018
School of Public Health professor helped organize last month's gun policy summit at Johns Hopkins
Gauging support for gun-control policies
Published March 19, 2018
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers find that the majority of Americans support a broad array of policies aimed at reducing gun violence / Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Gun policy summit recommendations
Published March 19, 2018
Consensus recommendations include universal background checks, bans on sales of assault weapons, high-capacity magazines
Experts weigh in on national gun policy debate
Published March 19, 2018 Photos
Experts present research findings during two-day event, release consensus recommendations aimed at reducing gun violence in U.S.
Complete coverage: JHU gun policy summit
Published March 19, 2018 Video Photos
Global gun policy experts convene at Johns Hopkins to discuss relevant research, recommend federal actions to curb gun violence
Focus on firearms
Published March 19, 2018
Experts to convene at Johns Hopkins next week to present research, adopt specific policy recommendations