Panel Discussion: Gun Violence as a Public Health Issue
The Beth Or Social Justice Committee invites all to hear from a panel who will discuss their different perspectives, research and experiences with gun violence and public health. Q&A to follow.
Rabbi Jason Bonder, Associate Rabbi at Congregation Beth Or
Shira Goodman, Executive Director of CeaseFirePA
Dr. Amy Goldberg, Chair and Professor of Surgery, Surgeon-in-Chief, Temple University Health System
Movita Johnson-Harrell, Founder of the Charles Foundation, Interim Supervisor of Victim Services in Philly’s District Attorney’s Office, and gun violence survivor
Dr. Sara Jacoby, Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Health at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and Co-Chair of the Advocacy and Policy Committee of the Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research (SAVIR).
RSVP requested by April 25. Walk-ins welcome.
Please contact Social Justice Committee Chair, Noah Fischer, with any questions.