Mission and vision


We coordinate, synergize, and stimulate collaborative approaches to firearm injury prevention in Colorado and nationally. Our mission is to collaboration, education, and scientific research to prevent firearm-related injuries and deaths of all types in all populations in Colorado and nationally.

We envision a future when there are zero firearm-related injuries or deaths in the United States.

Goals and values


Our goals are to use collaboration, education, and scientific research to prevent firearm-related injuries and deaths of all types in all populations in Colorado and nationally.

Collaboration
Serve as a model of collaboration and neutral (nonpolitical, nonjudgmental) hub of information.

Education
Deliver outstanding education with rigorous evaluation to demonstrate impact.

Research
Pursue action-oriented, innovative research to develop and disseminate effective, acceptable interventions

Our Leadership Team


Kayla Meza

Research Services Senior Professional
  • Emergency Medicine (SOM)

Kayla Meza

Research Services Senior Professional
  • Emergency Medicine (SOM)

Our Team

Kayla Meza

Research Services Senior Professional
  • Emergency Medicine (SOM)

Kayla Meza

Research Services Senior Professional
  • Emergency Medicine (SOM)

Resources


Educational webinars

Hoffman Firearm Injury & Violence Prevention Scholarship Awardees

Leslie Barnard

Virginia McCarthy