Gary Slutkin:

TEDMED 2013 · 14:08 · Filmed Apr 2013
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加裏•斯拉金醫生用了十年多的時間在非洲防治結核病、霍亂和艾滋病等傳染病。回到美國後, 他以為自己已經從殘酷的傳染病死亡中脫身。當他開始認真研究槍支犯罪時,他發現暴力的蔓延模式和感染性疾病的擴散模式相似。這是一個對很多社區所無奈接受的暴力問題的全新視角。斯拉金醫生說,我們已經成功地防止了很多疾病,我們對暴力事件也可以這樣做。

Could our culture have misdiagnosed violence? As the director of the initiative Cure Violence, Gary Slutkin approaches gunfire on neighborhood streets as a contagious disease, looking to science and public health for strategies to stop it. Full bio
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