Common Health 6/19/13

Host: Jim Fisher
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Guns and Violence

Key Discussion Points:
A) What is the prevalence of violence and how do guns affect behavior?
B) What are some of the underlying causes of violence, particularly gun violence?
C) How can society respond to continue reducing rates of violence?

Guests:
A) Pret Bjorn, Trauma Coordinator pbjorn@emh.org, Eastern Maine Health www.emh.org
B) Peter Sly, Principal Independent legal consultant peter_sly@msn.com and member of Maine Citizens Against Hand Gun Violence www.mcahv.org