Dr. Arthur Caplan, NYU bioethicist.

Dr. Arthur Caplan, NYU bioethicist.

Hear from a panel of health and gun violence experts about kids and gun violence–and support NYAGV’s advocacy efforts to protect kids from guns–this Monday, June 30 in Park Slope.

Gun violence is the number two killer of American youth and a public health crisis–so don’t miss this informative evening.

Panelists include:

  • Dr. Sheldon Teperman, Chief Trauma Surgeon at Jacobi Medical Center.
  • Dr. Arthur Caplan, Bioethicist at New York University.
  • Dr. Bindu Kalesan, Professor of Epidemiology at Columbia’s Mailman School of Public Health.
  • Leah Gunn Barrett, Executive Director, New Yorkers Against Gun Violence.

You’ll also hear touching stories and performances from people whose lives were changed by gun violence, excerpted from “Gun Country” by Houses on the Moon Theater Company.

Register now!

Dr. Sheldon Teperman, chief trauma surgeon, Jacobi Medical Center.

Dr. Sheldon Teperman, chief trauma surgeon, Jacobi Medical Center.

Kids and Guns: Panel Discussion and Performances About Kids and Gun Violence

  • Monday, June 30, 7-9 pm ŸCongregation Beth Elohim, 274 Garfield Pl., Park Slope
  • Agenda:  7 pm Introduction Ÿ 7:15 – 8 pm Stories   Ÿ 8 – 9 pm Panel discussion
  • Suggested donation: $20(Proceeds used for advocacy and education to reduce gun violence.)