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

We demonstrate commitment to the following values through equitable, trustful collaborations; local and national engagement; scientific rigor; rigorous evaluation and accountability; context appropriate solutions; and sustainability and cost-effectiveness.

Health
Recognition of a common goal of health and security.

Diversity
Respect for diversity and consideration of a range of views.

Community
Engagement of affected communities and those with lived experience.

Our team


Director

Bonnie Siry headshot

Bonnie Siry-Bove MSS

Research Senior Professional
  • Emergency Medicine (SOM)

Bonnie Siry is a professional research assistant currently working on ED-AID trial enrollment in the ED alongside working on research on decision making in post-cardiac arrest care. She previously worked on the development of the Decision Aid for ED-AID. Bonnie has a Master of Social Science in Qualitative Research from the University of Colorado Denver and a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from the State University of New York College at Oneonta. Her research interests include mental health and gender disparities in health care.

Research team

Bonnie Siry headshot

Bonnie Siry-Bove MSS

Research Senior Professional
  • Emergency Medicine (SOM)

Bonnie Siry is a professional research assistant currently working on ED-AID trial enrollment in the ED alongside working on research on decision making in post-cardiac arrest care. She previously worked on the development of the Decision Aid for ED-AID. Bonnie has a Master of Social Science in Qualitative Research from the University of Colorado Denver and a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from the State University of New York College at Oneonta. Her research interests include mental health and gender disparities in health care.

Resources


Educational webinars