Savings Lives through Hospital Intervention Program

By Crandall, Dr. Marie | April 27th, 2015

As trauma surgeons in Chicago, we are often faced with tragedy. But truly, there is nothing more tragic than having to tell a mother that … 

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Mourning the Loss of Cardinal George

By Slutkin, Dr. Gary | April 21st, 2015

In 1999, Cardinal George hosted a gathering of over 150 clergy and community members at a ceremony to commemorate the signing of a new … 

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Cure Violence Receives National Dispute Resolution Award & Grant

By Buettner, Kathy | April 17th, 2015

Cure Violence, an international NGO ranked 17th in the Top 500 global NGOs and first in NGOs focused on violence prevention, was awarded … 

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Law Enforcement: Guardians or Warriors? Understanding Violence as a Transmitted Behavior

By Serpas, Ronal | April 6th, 2015

Ron Serpas, Ph.D., a member of the Cure Violence National Advisory Board, was formerly the police superintendent in New Orleans and the … 

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Wanted: Grads/Undergrads Seeking to Change the World (or at least one life) during a Summer Internship

By Buettner, Kathy | March 25th, 2015

Cure Violence, ranked 17th in the Top 500 NGOs in the world by Global Geneva in 2015, is looking for smart, socially-conscious, … 

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Violence is Contagious: Be Part of the Cure!

By Buettner, Kathy | March 17th, 2015

Cure Violence was one of a dozen global NGOs chosen to participate in a year-long fellowship sponsored by Without Violence to build and … 

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Cure Violence: Latin America, the Middle East & Africa

By Buettner, Kathy | January 13th, 2015

2015 is off to a busy start. Cure Violence Founder & Executive Director Gary Slutkin, M.D. just returned today from a two week trip to … 

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It's a Wrap! Cure Violence in the US in 2014

By Buettner, Kathy | January 7th, 2015

easeure Violence envisions a world without violence. Our mission is to reduce violence globally using disease control and behavior change … 

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Visions of Change: The Cure Violence Health Model & My Brother's Keeper Initiative

By Nembhard, Che | December 15th, 2014

No two issues affecting America’s youth today deserve more urgent action and attention than violence and educational opportunity gaps. … 

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A Portrait of Chicago Rapper 'Lil Durk'

By Buettner, Kathy | December 5th, 2014

Challenging Durk Banks to be “part of the cure”, a Chicago trial judge ordered the rapper to do 50 hours of community service, using … 

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