Up to Date
1:44 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Using Science To Stop Violence

An expert on the epidemic of gun violence that has gripped Kansas City and cities across the country for decades, says the issue has been "completely misunderstood."

Dr. Gary Slutkin is the founder of Cure Violence.
Dr. Gary Slutkin is the founder of Cure Violence.
Credit cureviolence.org

In the second part of Wednesday's Up to Date, we talk with him about his method of viewing violence as an epidemic, a condition that can be reversed using "science-based methods."

Guest:

  • Dr. Gary Slutkin, epidemiologist and founder/executive director of Cure Violence

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