Integrating Data from Health and Criminal Legal Systems to Inform Public Health and Safety Interventions

January 28, 2022

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Virtual Event, Open to Penn affiliates

Join Ali Rowhani-Rahbar as he discusses the utility of integrating data from the health and criminal legal systems to study firearm-related harm and its contribution to informing public health and public safety programs and policies.

Co-sponsored with the Penn Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics.

Ali Rowhani-Rahbar, MD, PhD, MPH

University of Washington


Ali Rowhani-Rahbar is the Bartley Dobb Professor for the Study and Prevention of Violence at the University of Washington. The goal of his research is to inform equitable and population-level programs and policies that reduce the occurrence and lethality of inter-personal violence and self-directed harm. His epidemiologic studies have spanned across multiple forms of violence with a specific focus on firearm-related harm. Dr. Rowhani-Rahbar received a PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Washington, an MD from Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, and his Master’s of Public Health in Epidemiology from Yale University.