Topic 3: Biologic Factors

11:45–12:15

Ghanshyam Pandey

“Neurobiology of teenage and adult suicide: Possible biological markers for identification of suicidal patients”

12:15–12:45

William Byerley

“Strategies to identify genes for complex diseases”

12:45–1:15

Discussion

 

Topic 4: Developmental Factors & Trauma

2:00–2:30

Martin Teicher

“Neurobiological consequences of childhood abuse and neglect”

2:30–3:00

Robert Post

“Association of early physical or sexual abuse with suicide attempts in bipolar illness”

3:00–3:30

Discussion

 

Topic 5: Psychologic Factors

3:45–4:15

Ed Shneidman

“Psychologic factors in suicide”

4:15–4:45

Discussion

4:45–5:15

Closing Comments

5:15

Adjourn

WORKSHOP ON SUICIDE PREVENTION

Green Building of the National Academy of Sciences, Room 104 2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. May 14th, 2001

8:30-8:45

Remarks and introduction by the chair: William Bunney

8:45-9:15

C. Hendricks Brown

“Design choices and analytical strategies for population-based prevention programs: Implications for suicide prevention”

9:15-9:45

Discussion



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