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Day of Solidarity: Bringing awareness to the physician and medical student suicide epidemic
August 20, 2016 @ 9:15 pm - 10:15 pmFree
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“Medical student and physician suicide is an epidemic. It is estimated that 400 doctors die by suicide in the United States each year. That’s the equivalent of an entire medical school gone! The second leading cause of death among medical students is suicide–a well-known occupational hazard in medicine. Yet no medical organization is tracking these suicides. Why? And how can we solve a problem when it’s hidden from us?”