BCHO Grand Rounds: Suicide Assessment in Outpatient Pediatric Settings

Presented by:
Petra Steinbuchel, MD
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Director of Psychiatry
Medical Director for Mental Health and Child Development
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland


  • Discuss validated screening tools for depression and suicidal risk.
  • Distinguish among low, medium and high levels of risk for imminent suicide.
  • Analyze intrinsic and environmental protective factors for suicidal youth.
  • Examine the practice of completing a suicide screening.
  • List the steps to creating a suicide safety plan.

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Did you miss Grand Rounds? Visit http://vimeo.com/album/2238536 and use password CHRCO to view recorded Grand Rounds presentations. 

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 8:00am to 9:00am

OPC Auditorium 744 52nd Street, Oakland, CA 94609