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Gary Slutkin

Gary Slutkin

Founder and Executive Director, Cure Violence

Epidemiologist Gary Slutkin, M.D., is the founder and executive director of Cure Violence, a scientifically proven approach to violence reduction. Slutkin is radically redefining traditional approaches to reducing gun (and other forms of) violence.

β€œIt’s difficult to believe that in the 21st century, we would view an issue like violence moralistically when we can apply effective, concrete approaches that are grounded in scientific methods.”