Thursday, June 20, 2013

Violence Prevention Congressional Briefing: Ask your legislators to attend!

From Safe States Alliance:
Safe States Alliance, along with 12 other members of the Injury and Violence Prevention Network (IVPN), are sponsoring a Congressional Briefing on Violence Prevention throughout the Lifespan.
This briefing will take place on Tuesday, June 25 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM in Senate Office Dirksen Building G-11.

The purpose of this briefing is highlight the impact of violence in the medical setting, describe the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) research and programmatic efforts, and share examples of violence prevention efforts that have relied on the Injury Center’s research and implementation dollars.

Please reach out to your Congressional members to encourage their attendance.
-Find your representative in the House by entering your zip code.
-Find your representatives in the Senate searching by state or name.