Ideas, inspiration and insights delivered to your inbox weekly!

Join the thousands of thinkers who get our content first.
  • Active Promo Codes
    Cart Items
    Processing fee ($3.00 per ticket)
    $0.00 (0 tickets)
    proceed to checkout
    for additional order detail, or to apply free tickets, click here
    *Your shopping cart will expire after 15 minutes of inactivity

    Gary Slutkin,

    Founder & CEO, Cure Violence

    Gary Slutkin, M.D., is a physician and epidemiologist at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the founder and CEO of Cure Violence, a scientifically proven, public health approach to violence reduction which uses disease control and behavior change methods. Slutkin previously ran the Tuberculosis (TB) Program for San Francisco from 1981 to 1985; moved to Somalia to work on TB and cholera epidemics from 1985 to 1987; and was then recruited by the World Health Organization where he worked from 1987 to 1994 in over 20 countries, including leading the efforts to reverse the AIDS epidemic in Uganda.

    Past Events

    Wednesday, Oct 14 2015

    Wednesday, Oct 14 2015

    Know someone who can inspire?

    Chicago Ideas is the ideas festival for everyone and is also open to all speakers. Suggest someone you think fits with our community of curiosity today.
    Suggest A Speaker