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Field Hearing on "A Public Health Crisis: The Gun Violence Epidemic in America"

Date: 
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:30am
Location: 
Kennedy King College, The Great Hall, 6301 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60621

The Subcomittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a field hearing on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. CT in the Great Hall of Kennedy King College, 6301 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60621.  The hearing is entitled, "A Public Health Crisis: The Gun Violence Epidemic in America."

 

Key Documents

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Health

Opening Statement of Subcommittee Chairwoman Eshoo as prepared for delivery

 

Livestream

 

Witnesses

Spencer Leak, Sr.
President and CEO
Leak and Sons Funeral Home

Testimony


Niva Lubin-Johnson, M.D.
Immediate Past President
National Medical Association

Testimony


Norman Kerr
Director of Violence Prevention
City of Chicago

Testimony


Pastor Brenda K. Mitchell
Mother of Kenneth D. Mitchell, Jr.

Testimony


Selwyn O. Rogers, Jr., M.D., M.P.H.
Chief, Section for Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
Founding Director, Trauma Center
University of Chicago Medicine

Testimony


Ronald Stewart, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Director of Trauma Programs
American College of Surgeons Commmittee on Trauma

Testimony

 

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