Penn Lecture: Gun Policy and Its links to Domestic Violence
October 25, 2007
WHAT: Reducing Lethal Violence Against Women: Firearms, Policy and Politics, the Ornter-Unity Center on Family Violence Lecture
WHO: Dr. Susan Sorenson, professor, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania
In May, Dr. Sorenson testified before a congressional subcommittee on the effectiveness of laws designed to keep guns out of the hands of abusers. She has written more than 100 publications on how gender, ethnicity and place of birth are related to the risk of violence.
WHEN: Thurs., Nov. 1, 3-4 p.m.