Reducing Suicide:   A Research Perspective, Thomas Insel

Cells to Circuits,  J. John Mann, Chair

Biomarkers Related to an Enhanced Sensitivity to Social Exclusion Philippe Courtet
Genetic Vulnerability, Timing of Short-Term Stress and Mood Regulation in Depression and Self Injury Gil Zalsman
Neuroimaging of Suicide-Related Brain Circuits Kees Van Herringen
Non-Coding RNAs: Implications for Synaptic Plasticity, Stress, and Suicide Pathogenesis Yogesh Dwivedi


Children and Adolescents at Risk, Jill Harkavy-Friedman, Chair

Identifying Youth at Risk for Suicide in the Emergency Department Cheryl King
Treatment of Self-Harm in Adolescents – What Works? Lars Mehlum
Suicide in Children and Adolescents: The Global Picture Diego de Leo
Universal Intervention and Population based Prevention Approaches Holly Wilcox


Models to Understand Suicide Behavior, Thomas Joiner, Chair

A Two Path Model of Suicidal Behavior in Adolescents Alan Apter
From Thoughts to Action: Understanding the Psychology of Suicide Risk Rory O’Connor
Using RDoC as a Framework for Advancing the Understanding of Suicidal Behavior Matt Nock


Novel Strategies for Data Collection and Intervention: Leveraging Technology, Erkki Isometsa, Chair

Novel Methods to Assess and Follow Suicidal Ideation Enrique Baca-Garcia
Technology Facilitated Suicide Prevention Strategies Ed Boudreaux


Psychosocial Interventions for Suicidal Behavior

Clinical Trials of the Collaborative Assessment and Management of Suicidality (CAMS) David Jobes
Internet-Based Therapies for Depression and Suicidality; Possibilities and Challenges of an Emerging Field Pim Cuijpers
Safety Planning and Structured Follow-up: A Brief Intervention for Suicide Prevention in Emergency Department Settings Greg Brown


Registries and Administrative Databases, Marco Sarchiapone, Chair

Risk Factors for Suicide and Deliberate Self-harm: Searching Evidence from Registries Ping Qin
Enhancing Surveillance of Self-Harm and Suicide – A Core Component of National Suicide Prevention Programs Ella Arensen
Promises and Pitfalls of Administrative Databases in Suicide Prevention Research Mark Olfson


Special Populations, Christine Moutier, Chair

Cognitive Impairments, Decision-Making and Late-Life Suicidal Behavior Katalin Szanto
Prevention of Suicide in Later Life — A Public Health Perspective Yeates Conwell
Suicide in the Millitary- It Could be Prevented- Lessons Learned from the IDF Suicide Prevention Program Eyal Fruchter


Strategies for Suicide Prevention at the Population Level

Research and Prevention Challenges Related to Suicide in the Middle Years of Life Eric Caine
Saving and Empowering Young Lives in Europe: School-Based Suicide Preventive Interventions Danuta Wasserman
Population-Based Outreach to Prevent Suicide Attempt in Large Health Systems Gregory Simon
Youth Suicide Contagion:   Implications for Suicide Prevention and Postvention on College and University Campuses Maddy Gould


Unlocking the Genetic Basis of Suicide, J. John Mann, Chair

Behavioral Regulation by the Early-Life Environment: Insight into Novel Molecular Mechanisms Gustavo Turecki
Genetics of Suicidal Behavior and Intermediate Phenotypes Dan Rujescu
Stressful Life Events and Suicidal Behavior Pilar Saiz
New Targets in Genetics of Suicide in Bipolar Disorder Antoni Benabarre