Our mission: end the epidemic of
gun violence plaguing our nation.

As Americans, it is our duty. as healthcare professionals, it is our job.
Learn more about WHY your contribution matters.


Together we will end the
epidemic of gun violence.

We are on the frontlines of medicine. We are doctors, nurses, advanced practitioners, paramedics, and researchers. We are active duty military, and veterans who gave service. We are Republicans and Democrats. We are AFFIRM: The American Foundation for Firearm Injury Reduction in Medicine. And we stand together as caregivers, united in our calling to serve the people by finding a solution to this growing problem. We AFFIRM pledge to:

  • PROTECT those we have the duty to care for
  • SERVE our communities
  • SAVE lives

Days since last incident:


The time is now.
Let’s curb this trend.

AFFIRM’s team of researchers and clinicians will find lasting solutions to curb the epidemic of gun violence across the United States. Our funding goes directly to research and medical experts who can implement life saving programs that will stop the shooters before they shoot. Our work will:

  • Inform protocols for everyone working on the frontlines of healthcare in the United States
  • Innovate sophisticated solutions to engage and connect our network to other first responders and stakeholders
  • Create education and information for healthcare professionals and the public

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The American epidemic of gun violence has reached over 7.5 billion people globally

AFFIRM is empowered to represent the collective will of the nation in our efforts to curb the violence. Our mission and vision have been embraced by all who are dedicated to finding and implementing solutions, and continue to inspire and activate people to get involved.



There are no sidelines.
We are on the frontlines together.

With acts of violence occurring nearly every day across our country, no one is sitting on the sidelines. We’re all on the frontlines together. AFFIRM Nation unites people from all parts of the United States to become a part of the solution. We connect the dots by providing access to education, networks between experts and clinicians, and access to resources for the people who want to make a difference within every community.

Your contribution matters. Together we will solve this and save lives. JOIN US in our mission.



For information on joining our network, opportunities with AFFIRM, and all media inquiries, please connect with us via email, phone, or the contact form.

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