2019 Suicide Prevention Conference
Thank you to those who were able to attend our conference on June 12, 2019. Here is the conference overview, and outlined below is the conference agenda with available presentations for you to review and share.
A suicide prevention solutions-focused conference
June 12, 2019
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(Registration starts at 8 a.m.)
Boise Centre East – 4th Floor
850 West Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Registration and continental breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Diane Marciano, Vice President of Government Affairs Business Development, Magellan Health
Meredith Delk, General Manager for Government Markets, Magellan Rx; Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, Magellan Health
9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Morning keynote, Treat Suicide Like a Public Health Crisis
Barry Smith, CEO, Magellan Health
10:25 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.
Plenary session, Suicide Prevention in Idaho: Perspectives Across Settings
Moderator: Charley Curie, Principal and Founder, The Curie Group, LLC
Kim Kane, Former Program Manager for Suicide Prevention Program, Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
Penelope Hansen, Mental Health Coordinator, Boise Police Department
Judy Gabert, MA, MEd, Program Specialist, Idaho Lives Project
Corey Surber, Director of State Advocacy, Saint Alphonsus Health System
11:40 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Magellan Cares Foundation award presentation
Lunchtime keynote, Preventing Suicide in ALL Healthcare Settings: Now We Know What Must Be Done
Michael F. Hogan, Ph.D., Principal, Hogan Health Solutions, LLC
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Afternoon keynote, Why People Die By Suicide: Recent Developments
Thomas Joiner, Ph.D., The Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Florida State University
3 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closing remarks by Meredith Delk