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Safe Storage of Firearms

Webinar //


Sep 13 2023, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST


Join us for a free, members-only webinar on the safe storage of firearms and ammunition. The expert panel will discuss how public health personnel can educate firearm owners on safe storage options as well as the risks associated with not securing their firearms safely. The panel will also delve into the factors that contribute to unsafe storage, including disinformation and myths, as well as unsafe options for firearms and ammunition.


  • Nichole Michaels, PhD, Principal Investigator, Center for Injury Research & Policy, Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Woodie Kessel, MD, MPH, Assistant Surgeon General, USPHS, (Ret)
  • Robert Saltz, PhD, Senior Scientist, Prevention Research Center (Moderator)


Learn more and register (Members Only).

This webinar is organized by the ISC-SC Gun Violence Prevention Topical Group; the Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Section; the Maternal and Child Health Section; and the Injury Control and Emergency Health Services Section.