Psychiatry Grand Rounds-16797-------11/22/2013, Votaw Auditorium
'Suicide and Reasons for Living: 25 Years of Examination', Jon B. Ellis, Ph.D.
Dr. Ellis reports there is NOT any relevant financial interest/arrangement of affiliation with one or more organizations which could be perceived as a real or apparent
COI in the context of this presentation. This Continuing Medical Education activity has not received support from any commercial source.
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Summarize suicide demographics          
Discuss 'reasons for living'          
Recognize signs of suicidal behavior          
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