THE COLLECTIVE WILL OF MEDICINE WILL SOLVE THE GUN VIOLENCE EPIDEMIC

Our mission: A public health approach to solving firearm injury

How the Public Health Approach Can Solve Gun Violence

How Doctors Can Help Prevent Gun Violence

Guns and public health: Applying preventive medicine to a national epidemic

TAKE A STAND.
STAND AFFIRM.

AFFIRM is the nation’s leading non-partisan network of 40,000+ healthcare professionals, public health experts, and researchers who are committed to reducing gun violence. Our mission is to reduce the American epidemic of firearm injury (over 150,000 injuries and deaths in 2017 alone) with research, evidence-based practice, and community partnerships.

  • DRIVE RESEARCH
  • DEVELOP EDUCATION
  • BUILD COMMUNITY

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Upcoming Events

Reframe Berkshires: Changing the Conversation About Gun Violence

Community Conversations on Suicide Prevention in the Berkshires

A community-hosted event to discuss suicide prevention.

Tamara O’Neal Anniversary Fund

The Tamara O’Neal Memorial Fund is to support underrepresented academic physicians and scientists who, like Dr. O’Neal, have chosen to dedicate their lives to supporting and enhancing communities of color. Donate here

Giving Tuesday

We’re proud to be part of the #GivingTuesday global movement for generosity. Our mission is ​bring an end to the #GunViolence epidemic, and we’re so grateful to our donors and supporters who help make that possible. This #GivingTuesday, help spread the word by sharing why you support AFFIRM!

AFFIRM Research Summit

A gathering of thought leaders on February 10, 2020 to discuss the AFFIRM strategic plan and efforts going forward.

Our Partners

We AFFIRM

Affirm accepts any supporter from the general public

  • Physicians
  • Surgeons
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Emergency Medicine Technicians
  • Medical Students
  • Residents
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Gun Owners
  • Military
  • Police Officers
  • Philanthropists
  • Business Leaders
  • Fellows
  • Volunteers

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TAKE A STAND. STAND AFFIRM

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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