Preventing Youth Violence by Addressing Social Determinants Through the KC Youth Violence Prevention Project

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This project examines the integration of a combined public health, community policing, and prevention approach to implement evidence-based and promising approaches to address social determinants of health that influence youth violence.

Project details

  • Primary Investigator: Jomella Watson-Thompson

  • Project start Date: 07/01/2020

  • Project finish Date: 06/30/2021



  • US Department of Health & Human Services

  • Award Number: YEPMP170096-