Suicide Prevention: State of the States webinar


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Friday, April 30, 2021 

​Suicide is preventable. In 2019, approximately 47,500 lives lost were attributed to suicide. From 2018 to 2019, the suicide rate declined for the first time in more than a decade. Speakers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will highlight the strategies that states can and have employed to prevent suicide.

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  • Charlie Severance-Medaris, policy associate, NCSL Health Program
  • Dr. Deborah M. Stone, ScD, MSW, MPH, Behavioral Scientist, Division of Injury Prevention, CDC