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Capitol Briefing on Suicide Prevention Among Youth and Young Adults

Presented by the Evidence-Based Health Policy Project

Event Details

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
State Capitol, Room 411-South
Wisconsin continues to have one of the highest youth suicide rates in the nation, and recent data show that 1 in 6 Wisconsin high school students have considered attempting suicide in the past twelve months. Join the Evidence-Based Health Policy Project for a Capitol Briefing on strategies to prevent suicide among youth and young adults in Wisconsin. Panelists will discuss current data, programs, and policies for lawmakers and others to consider.