Uniting to Prevent School Violence

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
8:00am – 4:00pm
CU Anschutz, Education 2 South Auditorium, 13121 E. 17th Ave., Aurora

In recognition of the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shootings, this event will explore what we have learned about preventing school violence since the Columbine tragedy, what questions remain and – perhaps most important – what is preventing us from implementing what we have learned to end these tragedies.

Featured speakers will include:

 Colorado Governor Jared Polis
Colorado Attorney General Philip Weiser
Violence prevention expert Deborah Prothrow-Stith, MD
Violence prevention expert Larry Cohen, MSW

Jonathan Samet, MD, MS, Dean of the Colorado School of Public Health

Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH, FACP, Director, Center for Bioethics and Humanities, University of Colorado

Beverly Kingston, PhD, Director, Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence, University of Colorado-Boulder

Frank DeAngelis, MA, Retired principal of Columbine High School

Carol Runyan, PhD, MPH, Professor, Colorado School of Public Health

Other leading scholars on youth violence prevention 

Also featuring youth performances by Art from Ashes. View the agenda and learn more here.

Registration Fees:

General Registration - $25

Student Registration - $15

 Lunch is provided.