Inaugural Susan P. Baker-Stephen P. Teret Chair in Violence Prevention at UC Davis
Professor, Director of the Violence Prevention Research Program
Emergency Medicine Department
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
B.S., Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1973
Select Recent Publications:
Wintemute GJ, Claire BE, McHenry V, Wright MA. Epidemiology and clinical aspects of stray bullet shootings in the United States. Journal of Trauma and Critical Care Surgery. 2012; 73: 215-223.
Wintemute GJ. Characteristics of federally licensed firearms retailers and retail establishments in the United States: Initial findings from the Firearms Licensee Survey. Journal of Urban Health 2012; epub ahead of print.
Wintemute GJ. Association between firearm ownership, firearm-related risk and risk-reduction behaviors, and alcohol-related risk behaviors. Injury Prevention 2011; 17: 422-427.
Wintemute GJ. Firearm retailers’ willingness to participate in an illegal gun purchase. Journal of Urban Health 2010; 87: 865-878.
Wright MA, Wintemute GJ. Felonious or violent criminal activity that prohibits gun ownership among prior purchasers of handguns. Journal of Trauma 2010; 87: 352-364.
Wintemute GJ. Inside Gun Shows: What Goes on When Everybody Thinks Nobody’s Watching. Sacramento, CA: Violence Prevention Research Program, 2009.
Wintemute GJ, Cook PJ, Wright MA. Risk factors among handgun retailers for frequent and disproportionate sales of guns used in violent and firearm-related crimes. Injury Prevention, 11:357-363.
Wintemute GJ, Romero MP, Wright MA, Grassel KM. The life cycle of crime guns: A description based on guns recovered from young people in California. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 43:733-742.
Romero MP, Wintemute GJ, Wright MA, Parham CA. Shall issue policy and criminal activity among applicants for permits to carry concealed firearms. Injury Prevention, 9:367-9.
Wintemute GJ, Wright MA, Drake CM, Beaumont JJ. Subsequent criminal activity among violent misdemeanants who seek to purchase handguns: Risk factors and effectiveness of denying handgun purchase. Journal of the American Medical Association, 285:1019-1026.