Events Calendar

Controlling Research—Gun Control, Public Health, and Restraints on Research

Join us for this pop-up Obermann Conversation about research restrictions on gun violence.


Cori Peek-Asa is associate dean for research for the College of Public Health and professor in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health. She is the director of the UI's Injury Prevention Research Center.

Mark Berg is an associate professor in Sociology and Director of the Crime and Justice Policy Research Program at the UI Public Policy Center. His recent research examines the dynamics of interpersonal disputes and escalation, the developmental pathways of aggressive behavior, and the life-course determinants of adverse health outcomes.

Carletta Knox Seymour is a founding member of the 1Strong Coalition.

Free and open to all.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Erin Hackathorn in advance at or 319-335-4034.

Thursday, April 26 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

MERGE 136 S. Dubuque St. (Ped Mall), Iowa City