The Intersection of Suicide Research and Public Health Practice: Youth Suicide Prevention, the third webinar in a new webinar and conference call series from the Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention (ICRC-S), took place on Wednesday, March 13th from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The webinar was designed for researchers and state or local practitioners in injury or suicide prevention. It examined what the research shows regarding effective strategies for youth suicide prevention and highlight successful projects, key partnerships, relevant outcomes, and barriers experienced by Colorado's Office of Suicide Prevention, particularly related to its prevention efforts for LGBTQ and Hispanic/Latino youth and youth in the juvenile justice and child welfare systems.
Presenters for this webinar were Peter Wyman, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Jarrod Hindman, M.S., the director of the Office of Suicide Prevention in the Injury, Suicide and Violence Prevention Branch at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The webinar was moderated by Adam Chu, M.P.H., a prevention specialist with the national Suicide Prevention Resource Center.
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