New Project – Predicting and Preventing Suicide in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) in the COVID Era

We are pleased to announce a new study beginning in July 2021 which aims to better understand suicidality in patients living with ME/CFS. ME/CFS is a debilitating chronic illness, and previous studies have found suicide risk in those with ME/CFS to be seven times greater than the general population. This study aims to predict and…

Upcoming Panel – The Intersection of Value and AI: Where Machines Can Make a Difference, 5/13/21

Dr. Walsh will be a panelist on an upcoming webinar and Q&A hosted by the Center for Connected Medicine (CCM). The discussion, “The Intersection of Value and AI: Where Machines Can Make a Difference,” will address the future of AI in delivering greater value in health care and will be held 3-4 p.m. ET, Thursday, May…

New Paper: Prospective Validation of an Electronic Health Record–Based, Real-Time Suicide Risk Model

Our paper on our experience running a risk model trained in the lab (retrospectively) in real-world clinical systems (prospectively) is now out on JAMA Network Open. In this study, we investigate how well electronic health record–based suicide risk models perform in the clinical setting and whether performance is generalizable. This cohort study of 30-day suicide…