Thursday, May 16, 2024

Reducing the Risk: Firearms and Mental Health

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

This Michigan Medicine livestream will focus on special considerations for people who have a mental health diagnosis or a family member with a diagnosis -- whether or not they are firearm owners themselves. 

Presented in collaboration with the U-M Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention, the discussion will include tips about firearm safe storage and how to leverage the “red flag laws” now available in Michigan and other states. 

This livestream is brought to you in collaboration with the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan.

This session will feature three experts: 


How to access this livestream: 

Participation is free. This event will be streamed live over the Michigan Medicine YouTube channel & Michigan Medicine Facebook page. 

Submit your questions: 

We welcome your questions for this experienced panel. You may submit questions live during the web chat through Facebook (via private message or by commenting on the video itself) or by emailing [email protected] prior to the event.

Can’t participate live? 

This event will be archived and available for viewing on the Michigan Medicine YouTube Live Stream playlist.