NY1 VIDEO: The death of Eric Garner may have been months ago, but medical expert and community leaders say the Staten Island community is still reeling from the loss. A forum was held at Richmond University Medical Center to address the physical and emotional trauma left by the death of Eric Garner. Jacob Ham, director of the Center for Child Trauma at Mt. Sinai, led the discussion. Ham and more than 60 youth community organization leaders, medical professionals, and law enforcement were in attendance. NY1’s Elizabeth Keatinge filed a report.
Medical Experts and Community Leaders Say Island Still Reeling From Garner Death
By Elizabeth Keatinge Staten Island