NIH “Mind the Gap” Webinar Now Online

Many thanks to the NIH Office of Disease Prevention for inviting me to participate in the Mind the Gap Webinar Series. The entire talk is available online.  The highest praise a speaker can receive remains insightful, challenging questions from the audience. This experience did not disappoint!   https://prevention.nih.gov/education-training/methods-mind-gap/suicide-prevention-enabled-data-science

Discover: Risk and Protective Factors for Suicide Attempt in Fibromyalgia through Data Science

Discover released coverage of our study of suicide attempt risk (and an external validation predicting suicidal ideation) in a condition known to be associated with increased risk of suicide, fibromyalgia. Thanks for tackling our small study of a complex, and nuanced problem. Much more to be done to turn this predictive approach into prevention.  …