Public health tools can help us better understand the causes of violence, and put forward policies that can keep communities safe. Bloomberg Fellows from the Bloomberg American Health Initiative discuss their work to reduce violence in the United States.

The following video, featured at the inaugural Bloomberg American Health Summit, addresses the impact of gun violence and highlights Bloomberg fellows Kate Vander Tuig and Josh Peterson.

The 2018 Summit theme was From Local Action to National Impact: Overcoming Challenges and Improving Health. Read more about the Summit here