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Suicide in Children and Adolescents: Challenges and Priorities for Prevention

Suicide in Children and Adolescents: Challenges and Priorities for Prevention

Start date:
3/22/2016-4:30 PM
End date:
3/22/2016-6:00 PM
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Suicide in Children and Adolescents:
Challenges and Priorities for Prevention

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2016
  • 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom A, Case Western Reserve University, 11038 Bellflower Road, Cleveland 44106

Presenter:

Jeff Bridge, PhD., Principal Investigator, Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice; Faculty, Patient-Centered Pediatric Research Program; Principal Investigator, Psychiatry and Community Behavioral Health, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

With Community Respondents:

Cheryl Holton, Program Directory/SAMHSA GLS Grant Project Director, Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation

Rick Oliver, Director of Crisis and Trauma Services, Frontline

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people aged 5 to 19 years in the United States. This presentation will discuss the changing epidemiology of suicide among young people in the U.S. and Ohio, including the increasing rates among boys of color. The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention's ambitious research strategy for reducing national suicide rates by 40% in the next 10 years will also be discussed, as well as priorities and challenges for suicide prevention research in young people.

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