Below please find the working agenda for
the 2020 Gun Violence Prevention Forum.

The Gun Violence Prevention Forum

December 10, 2020 | Virtual

Main Stage Session

11:00 am ET

Why We're Here

Michael Dowling, President & CEO, Northwell Health

11:05 am ET

Welcome & Introduction

David Battinelli, Vice Dean, Zucker School of Medicine; SVP and Chief Medical Officer, Northwell Health

11:10 am ET

A Special Message from Mayor Bloomberg

Michael R. Bloomberg, Founder, Bloomberg LP; Founder, Bloomberg Philanthropies; Co-Founder; Everytown for Gun Safety

11:15 am ET

Policymaking & The Role of Government

Gabby Giffords, Former U.S. Representative; Founder, Giffords
Moderator: Peter Ambler, Executive Director, Giffords

11:35 am ET

Leadership from the Private Sector

Anna Walker, Vice President of Public Affairs, Levi Strauss & Co.
David Szuchman, SVP, Head of Global Financial Crime and Customer Protection, PayPal

11:55 am ET

Streamlining Solutions: Healthcare System Collaboration

Lloyd Dean, Chief Executive Officer, CommonSpirit Health
Thomas Jackiewicz, President, University of Chicago Medical Center
Peter Slavin, President, Massachusetts General Hospital
Moderator: Chethan Sathya, Trauma Surgeon and Director, Center for Gun Violence Prevention, Northwell Health

12:15 pm ET

Cross-Sector Advocacy: Partnering for the Future

John Feinblatt, President, Everytown for Gun Safety
Michael Dowling, President & CEO, Northwell Health
Moderator: Errol Louis, Host, Inside City Hall, Spectrum News NY1

12:35 pm ET

A Message from Senator Murphy

Chris Murphy, United States Senator, Connecticut

12:45 pm ET

Gun Violence Prevention in Communities of Color

Erica Ford, CEO, Life Camp, Inc
Andre Campbell, Professor of Surgery; Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, UCSF School of Medicine
Kelly Sampson, Senior Counsel and Director of Racial Justice, Brady
Moderator: Debbie Salas-Lopez, Senior Vice President, Community and Population Health, Northwell Health

1:05 pm ET

The Human Impact of Gun Violence

Join us for an intimate conversation that will underscore the real human impact of gun violence.

Moderator: Shannon Watts, Founder, Mom’s Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

1:15 pm ET

Thank You

Michael Dowling, President & CEO, Northwell Health

Interactive Networking & Roundtable Discussions

1:15 pm ET

Roundtable Discussions (by invitation-only)

Peer roundtables will offer an opportunity for deep-dive discussions into today’s most important topics. Participants will engage in meaningful dialogue and develop lasting partnerships. Roundtable capacity is limited, and special invitations are required.

Discussion Leaders Include:

Peter Masiakos, Co-Director, MGH Center for Gun Violence Prevention – Massachusetts General Hospital
Steppe Mette, Chief Executive Officer – University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Medical Center
Megan Ranney, Chief Research Officer – AFFIRM Research
Daniel Webster, Director – Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research

1:1 Video Networking

This fast-paced video-networking session is for our attendees to engage in meaningful conversations, develop new relationships, and ultimately build impactful partnerships.

* tentatively confirmed