The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) hosted a virtual briefing on suicide prevention with an emphasis on suicide in youth and young adults, which has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
PCORI Executive Director Nakela L. Cook, MD, MPH, Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD), and Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-IA) provided pre-recorded introductory remarks, followed by a live expert panel discussion on the current state of suicide prevention and highlights of PCORI-funded research on the topic that can help inform public policy strategies to prevent suicide.
- Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD)
- Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-IA)
- Nakela L. Cook, MD, MPH
Executive Director, PCORI
- Jill Harkavy-Friedman, PhD
Vice President of Research, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- Anna Radin, DrPH, MPH
Applied Research Scientist, Applied Research Division, St. Luke’s Health System
PCORI-funded study: Comparing Two Ways to Provide Safety Planning Follow-Up Support for Adults and Teens at Risk of Suicide
- Joan R. Asarnow, PhD, ABPP
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA
Director, UCLA Youth Stress and Mood Program
PCORI-funded study: Youth Partners in Care for Suicide Prevention
This virtual briefing was open to the public and registration was required.
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