29 May The Elephant In The Room
Violence is the number two cause of youth death and Gary Slutkin, M.D. explores violence as a contagious disease based on three keys scientific elements; clustering, epidemic waves and transmission.
Using this scientific methodology he created a similar system to interrupt the spread of violence. That initiative, Cure Violence, founded in Chicago by Slutkin, has lead the change to rebuild communities just as the medical profession fights epidemic infection, one people at a time.