Grand Rounds - Firearm and Violent Injuries and Deaths in the U.S: A Medical-Public Health Crisis and Call to Action


Oct. 25, 2022, 12pm to 1pm

Office/Remote Location

Classroom 4
1001 Shadow Ln.
Las Vegas, NV 89106


The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine presents: Updates and Advances in Clinical and Investigative Medicine Series

Deborah A. Kuhls, MD, FACS, FCCM, FRCST (Hon)
Assistant Dean for Research, 
Professor of Surgery
AAMC Representative to Women in Medicine
Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Session Objectives:

  • Describe the epidemiology of firearm and violent injuries and deaths in the U.S.
  • Outline a consensus-based medical-public health approach to decrease firearm and violent deaths in the U.S.
  • Describe resources available to healthcare professionals to prevent firearm injuries and deaths.



Admission Information

This event is open to the public and is offered virtually and in-person. All participants must register.


Contact Information

Department of Family and Community Medicine
Elissa Palmer, MD FAAFP

External Sponsor

Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine, Office of Faculty Affairs


Open to All