Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation:
Suicide and Older Veterans: A Sobering Reality

Speaker:
Amy L. Byers, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor in Residence
Department of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Research Health Science Specialist
San Francisco VA Health Care System

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Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Better understand and report on epidemiological evidence of suicide in older veterans
  • Describe comorbidity profiles of older veterans who attempt suicide following a primary care visit, as well as those following a mental health services visit
  • Better understand the vulnerable population of reentry veterans and risk of suicide-related outcomes

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Remote live streaming locations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Building 5, Room 7M30
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center: Building 8, Room 313
  • Clearlake VA Clinic
  • Eureka VA Clinic
  • San Bruno VA Clinic
  • San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic
  • Santa Rosa VA Clinic
  • Ukiah VA Clinic

Live streaming is also available at psychiatry.ucsf.edu/live.

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Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Tuesday, April 30 at 8:30am to 9:30am

HSW-301 Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143