Social Medicine

Social Medicine is a bilingual, academic, open-access journal published since 2006 by the Department of Family and Social Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Latin American Social Medicine Association (ALAMES). Registration with the journal is not necessary to read the content. The journal's ISSN is 1557-7112

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Vol 10, No 1 (2016)

Cover Page
A selection from Piece Out, Peace In, a mural to protest gun violence created in Crown Heights Brooklyn with support by Groundswell, the American Friend Service Committee and NY Assemblyman Karim Camara.

See this issue's original report on continuing gaps in firearm surveillance in the US as well the discussion of the public health effect of violence in Mexico in our lead editorial.