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University of Florida Hosts Livestream Presentation on Health Consequences of Firearm Violence

The University of Florida department of epidemiology at the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions and the UF College of Medicine will host Dr. Bindu Kalesan speaking on “Health Consequences of Firearm Violence in the U.S.” on Thursday, Aug. 2 at 4 p.m. EDT. The talk is available to view via livestream at https://bit.ly/2NA6umr.

Dr. Kalesan is an assistant professor of medicine and director of the Center for Clinical Translational Epidemiology and Comparative Effectiveness at Boston University School of Medicine. Her work focuses on public health consequences of firearm violence in the U.S. and the short- and long- term effects of firearm injury survivorship. She also explores cardiovascular and other long-term consequences in patients undergoing treatment for cardiac diseases, cancer, infectious diseases and trauma.

To view Dr. Kalesan’s presentation, tune in on Aug. 2 at 4 p.m. EDT to https://bit.ly/2NA6umr. For archived lectures and a list of upcoming department lectures, visit https://epidemiology.phhp.ufl.edu/seminar-series/.