TimeZone (America/Los Angeles)
Promoting Connectedness to Prevent Suicide
March 11, 2014, 3-4:30 p.m. EST
This webinar is designed to support the development of best practices for suicide prevention among men in the middle years of life. Bringing together panelists from the US and Ireland, this webinar will provide data on the scope of the problem, a framework for conceptualizing suicide prevention strategies, and an example of an innovative program that fits within this framework.
Thomas R. Simon, PhD, Deputy Associate Director for Science, Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Ella Arensman, PhD, Director of Research, National Suicide Research Foundation; Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College Cork, Ireland; and President, International Association for Suicide Prevention
Eric D. Caine, MD, John Romano Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center
Derek McDonnell, Coordinator, Mojo Programme, Dodder Valley Partnership
Jerry Reed, PhD, MSW, EDC Vice President and Director of the Center for the Study and Prevention of Injury, Violence and Suicide and of the Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Please note: This event is free of charge.
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