Suicide Prevention

Save the Date Facebook Ask the Expert Event: Suicide Prevention Join suicide prevention experts! Monday, September 10, 2012 12:00-2:00 pm EDT Join the Live Chat: https://www.facebook.com/VetoViolence?ref=hl#!/events/278619925576273/ Suicide is a serious public health problem that can have lasting harmful effects on individuals, families, and communities. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United

Public Health Conference

The Network for Public Health Law is hosting the 2012 Public Health Law Conference Practical Approaches to Critical Challenges  October 10–12, 2012 Loews Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia Early registration at a discounted rate is open through September 12, 2012. The conference will include several concurrent sessions focusing on different public health law topics, such as

Health care and advocacy groups join to protect children most vulnerable to influenza CDC News Release August 29th, 2012 – A disproportionately high number of children with neurologic disorders died from influenza-related complications during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic, according to a study by scientists with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The report in

From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / National Center for Injury Prevention and Control: Special Supplement Identifying Issues, Evidence and Public Health Implications of Protective Factors for Youth Violence Perpetration Homicide continues to be the second leading cause of death for youth ages 15-24, and the leading cause of death for African American