February 8, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00pm MST
This is the first webinar in the CDC's Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention (ICRC-S) 2017 webinar series, which will explore Critical Issues in Suicide Prevention Research and Practice.
In this webinar, Sally Curtin, an author of the recently released CDC data report entitled Increase in Suicide in the United States, 1999–2014 will describe the trends in injury and violence-related deaths among children and youth and explain the data on suicide deaths in children ages 10-14. Jeffrey Hill, Violence and Injury Prevention Program Manager and Youth Suicide Prevention Project Manager in Rhode Island, will describe elements of Rhode Island’s Suicide Prevention Initiative (SPI) and their use of surveillance data for targeted program efforts. Learn more here.