Physician Suicide: Why Aren't Those Who Know Better Doing Better?

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 AM   Online, IN

  1. Understand the epidemiology of physicians who die by suicide.
  2. Recognize the different psychosocial risk factors for physicians.
  3. Identify system barriers to seeking effective treatment and care.
  4. Describe potential solutions to help in prevention and early engagement in care.


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