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 Export to Your Calendar 9/12/2019 to 9/13/2019
When: September 12-13, 2019
Where: Saint Kate the Arts Hotel (formerly the Intercontinental)
139 E Kilbourn Av
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53202
United States
Contact: WPA

Online registration is available until: 9/12/2019
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WPA 2019 Fall Conference
September 12-13, 2019
St. Kate the Arts Hotel, Milwaukee, WI

SUICIDE: A Population Approach to Prevention

Attendee registration brochure coming soon.

Schedule (subject to change):

THURSDAY, September 12, 2019

11:00 am - 4:00 pm - Pre-Conference Train-the-Trainer Workshop
Typical or Troubled? Engaging the Community in Early Recognition of Mental Health Concerns
(Learn More)

6:15-7:15 pm - Opening Reception & Dinner
7:15-8:30 pm - Mental Health Disparities & Suicide; Rahn Bailey, MD

FRIDAY, September 13, 2019

8:00-9:00 am - Suicide in Wisconsin: Addressing Adolescent and Young Adult Risk Factors; Sarah Kohlbeck, MPH
9:00-10:00 am - 
Gun Violence & Suicide; Rahn Bailey, MD
10:00-10:30 am - Break
10:30-11:15 am - How to Talk with Your Patients about Guns and Gun Safety; Gene Yang, MD
11:15 am-12:15 pm - Readin', Ritin' and Reduction of Risk: The Art of High Acuity Documentation; Tony Thrasher, DO
12:15-1:15 pm - Lunch & Networking
1:15-2:00 pm - Screening of "Hoan Alone: Personal Stories from the Bridge"; Aaron Johnson, Producer & Director
2:00-2:30 pm - The Zero-Suicide Initiative: An Overview; TBD
2:30-3:00 pm - Break 
3:00-4:00 pm - Panel Debate: Pros & Cons of The Zero Suicide Initiative; John Schneider, MD; Justin Schoen, MD; Steven Garlow, MD; Claudia Reardon, MD
4:00-4:45 pm - Policy Impact and Suicide Prevention; TBD
4:45-5:30 pm - Closing Reception

Online registration to sponsor/exhibit this conference is now open. Register here.  

Reserve your overnight accommodations before August 20, 2019 to receive the WPA group rate of $164. Please book online through the hotel's custom weblink to reserve your room through the WI Psychiatric Association room block.