The Golden Hour of Trauma

by Nikita Joshi

“Trauma code team to the CCT, Trauma code team to the CCT” – These are the siren calls that echo throughout the halls of Kings County hospital in Brooklyn, one of thousands of trauma hospitals scattered throughout the United States that are dedicated to caring for victims of trauma and violence. This call instantly sends […]


No More Empty Desks

by Robin Cogan

Forced absence from gun violence has created a literal and metaphorical void in schools across our country that may impact students and staff for decades to come. The students are referred to as “Parkland kids,” “Sandy Hook students,” or “Columbine survivors.” These labels are sadly reflective of a new reality for American schools, as students, […]


Journal Articles (by Topic)

by Krissy Morgan

Firearm Injury Fowler KA, Dahlberg LL, Haileyesus T, Annest JL. Firearm injuries in the United States. Preventive Medicine. 2015; 79:5-14. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.06.002 Nelson, EW. Confronting the firearm injury plague. Pediatrics. 2017; 140(1). doi:10.1542/peds.2017-1300 American Public Health Association (APHA). (2017, November 6). Firearm injuries becoming more severe. ScienceDaily. Accessed November 15, 2018. Available at: Gun Homicides & […]

Organizational Resources for Healthcare Professionals

by Krissy Morgan

Useful tools and resources aimed at healthcare professionals

Research Agendas & Key Overview Articles

by Krissy Morgan

A list of articles for research agendas & key overviews


Tee-Shirts Available Now

by Krissy Morgan

Want to show your support with style? AFFIRM tee-shirts are available now through November 30th. Youth sizes are available if you click on the men’s option. We are also currently offering a limited run of #ThisIsOurLane shirts, which will be available through December 7th. Interested in other color combinations besides navy? Please email us, and we’ll […]

Research Proposals

by Anita Knopov

EMF/AFFIRM Faculty Research Award in Firearm Injury Research Request for Proposal:    EMF/EMRA/AFFIRM Mentored Research Award in Firearm Injury Research