Dr. Walsh a Panelist for NASEM’s Workshop on Innovative Data Science Approaches to Assess Suicide Risk in Individuals, Populations, and Communities

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Forum on Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders hosted a public 3-part webinar series on Innovative Data Science Approaches to Assess Suicide Risk in Individuals, Populations, and Communities: Current Practices, Opportunities, and Risks. The public virtual workshop was sponsored by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for…

Dr. Walsh Named a 2022 Chancellor Faculty Fellow at Vanderbilt

Dr. Walsh is one of thirteen faculty members from across Vanderbilt University selected for the 2022 cohort of Chancellor Faculty Fellows. This group is composed of highly accomplished, recently tenured faculty from a wide variety of disciplines and areas of expertise. “Vanderbilt’s faculty drive the pathbreaking research and transformative education that set our University apart,” Chancellor…

New Paper – Integration of Face-to-Face Screening With Real-time Machine Learning to Predict Risk of Suicide Among Adults

A new study led by Drew Wilimitis, statistical analyst in the lab, is out now in JAMA Network Open. Co-authors include our wonderful collaborators Robert Turer, MD, MS; Michael Ripperger; Allison McCoy, PhD; Sarah Sperry, PhD; Elliot Fielstein, PhD; and Troy Kurz, MD. In this study, we asked: what happens when we combine automated risk…