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Session: Psychiatric Epidemiology
3026.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Psychiatric Epidemiology
This interesting session will discuss focus on research done in the field of psychiatric epidemiology. Specific topics include: anxiety and depression, sleep disturbances, children's suicide ideation, and suicide risk factors in the military.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) in this session will be able to: 1. Recognize key approaches to population-based mental health research 2. Evaluate the impact of work and study on the sleep and excessive daytime sleepiness in young adults 3. Discuss the possible link between chronic diseases and depression 4. Discuss the influence of the resident area and the new stressors on children's suicide ideation 5. Identify the most common risk factors present in completed suicides among active duty air force personnel
Moderator(s):Toni Alterman, PhD
8:30 AMOpportunities and potential pitfalls of population-based research into anxiety and depression  [ Recorded presentation ]
John R. Beard, MBBS PhD, FAFPHM, Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH, Danielle C. Ompad, PhD, David Vlahov, PhD
8:45 AMSleep disturbances in young adults  [ Recorded presentation ]
Maurice M. Ohayon, MD, DSc, PhD
9:00 AMDepression and Chronic Disease Risk Factors, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Utah, 2005  [ Recorded presentation ]
Juliana S. Grant
9:15 AMInfluences of urban-rural disparity and perceived stressors on children's suicide ideation  [ Recorded presentation ]
Yi-Chen Chiang, MPH, Lee-Lan Yen, ScD
9:30 AMEpidemiology of Suicide Risk Factors in the United States Air Force (2000-2005)
Tiffany A. DMello, MPH, Melinda Eaton, DVM, MPH, Philip L. Gould, MD, MPH, Gwyneth L. Vance, MPH, Steven E. Pflanz, MD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Epidemiology
Endorsed by:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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