God and Guns w/ George Mason

We visit with George Mason, senior pastor for the Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, TX. He shares his thoughts on the intersection of gun violence and religion, and how to have constructive dialogue with someone who believes in their "god-given right" to own a gun.

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UT Arlington SNMA-MAPS

I had a great Q&A with the The University of Texas at Arlington chapter of the Student National Medical Association-Minority Association of Pre-medical Students (SNMA-MAPS). We talked about how diversity is strength in medicine, and the meaning of transcendent service on their journeys to become doctors.

Thanks for the invitation to speak!

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Brian H. Williams, MD
#ThisIsOurLane: Can the movement to end gun violence succeed without addressing racism?

The movement fueling #ThisIsOurLane may fail Black Americans who endure a significant burden of gun violence. Responding to a tweet from the National Rifle Association (NRA) demanding we “stay in [our] lane” the medical community rose to the challenge. A new hashtag gained traction, thousands signed an open letter, and many shared graphic photos and stories from treating victims of gun violence.

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Brian H. Williams, MD