About PPGV

Michigan physicians, Educated and Empowered to Advocate for the Prevention of Gun Violence. 

Quick facts about gun violence:

As health care professionals we have seen the horrific damage that bullets can do to the human body and have been involved in the long-term care of permanently injured gunshot wound victims. We know that these injuries are preventable and we know that as physicians, we have the opportunity and privilege to make a difference in our patients’ lives by offering life saving counseling and care. 

PPGV intends to harness the voices of medical professionals in order to reduce gun deaths and injuries. We will do this by: