The Science of Suicide Prevention: New Strategies for Understanding and Intervening


 

Join us for the University of Michigan Injury Prevention Center 2021 Suicide Prevention Summit.

The University of Michigan Injury Prevention Center has organized a unique event to share the latest evidence-based suicide prevention research, facilitate new collaborations, and explore new ideas for suicide prevention.

The Science of Suicide Prevention: New Strategies for Understanding and Intervening

Date: Tuesday, March 16 from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm E.S.T.

Location: Online platform Hopin

AGENDA AT A GLANCE

12:00 – 12:25 pm   Welcome & Opening Remarks (Patrick Carter, MD, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, and Preeti Malani, MD) (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/226xBuEtB-g)

12:25 – 1:05 pm      Plenary #1: COVID-19 and Suicide Risk (Craig Bryan, PsyD, ABPP) (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/40cL2Jh-4Fg)

1:05 – 1:45 pm        Plenary #2: NIMH Strategic Priorities: Suicide Prevention Research (Jane Pearson, PhD) (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/gSIyhwrJ5pU)

1:45 – 2:00 pm       BREAK

2:00 – 3:20 pm       CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Session #1: Subpopulations at Risk: Addressing Suicide Risk Disparities and Health Disparities (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/w_1UWvMx0_g)

Session #2: Recognizing Suicide Risk and Near-Term Suicide Warning Signs (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/oJDDO_3kPzI)

Session #3: Clinical Intervention and Treatment for Suicide Risk (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/_3ax0-ODj18)

3:20 – 3:30 pm       BREAK

3:30 – 4:10 pm       CONCURRENT ABSTRACT SESSIONS

Room 1: Covid-19 and Suicide Risk (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/XQOwxr5Xy9U)

Room 2: Understanding Risk and Protective Factors to Inform Prevention Activities (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/ggbHL5LgJig)

Room 3: Epidemiology of Suicides (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/brm4xxNT1B0)

Room 4: Intervention and Treatment for Suicide Risk (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/sV5F6kdOsUo)

4:10 – 4:20 pm       BREAK

4:20 – 5:00 pm      Plenary #3: Science to Practice in Suicide Prevention (Kate Comtois, PhD, MPH) (WATCH THE RECORDING HERE: https://youtu.be/_iVt_H8X3xc)

Abstract RoomTopicAbstracts
1Covid-19 and Suicide RiskView Abstracts
2Understanding Risk and Protective Factors to Inform Prevention ActivitiesView Abstracts
3Epidemiology of SuicidesView Abstracts
4Intervention and Treatment for Suicide RiskView Abstracts

FREE CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (Live event only)

NOTE: Individuals interested in continuing education credits MUST attend the entire live event in order to earn the credits (no partial credits will be awarded) AND complete the online evaluation survey which will be sent out to all attendees after the event.

 

Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES)

The Region V Public Health Training Center is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 3.5 total Category I contact education contact hours. Maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available are 0. Continuing Competency credits available are 0. Provider ID# 99038.

 

Social Work Continuing Education Credits

Michigan Medicine is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved Provider Number: MICEC 0056. This event has been approved for 3.5 Social Work Continuing Education credits.

 

Continuing Medical Education (CME)  and American Psychological Association (APA) Credits

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Michigan Medical School and University of Michigan Injury Prevention Center. The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 
The University of Michigan Medical School is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The University of Michigan Medical School maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The event has been approved for up to 3.5 American Psychological Association Continuing Education (APA CE) credit(s).
 
There is no known commercial support for this activity.

 

 

 

Questions? Please contact Sonia Kamat at skamat@med.umich.edu