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Speaker: The American Academy of Pediatrics Youth Summit w/ NIMH and AFSP

Opening Session: Setting the Stage

Thursday, February 4th, 2021
1:00-1:50 ET Welcome and General Summit Overview

Welcome Remarks

  • Lee Savio Beers MD FAAP, President, American Academy of Pediatrics (5 min)
  • Christine Moutier MD Chief Medical Officer; American Foundation of Suicide Prevention (5 min)
  • Shelli Avenevoli PhD, Deputy Director, National Institute of Mental Health (5 min)

    Opening Session: The Impact of Suicide on Youth and Families

  • Christopher Thomas Veal, (Young adult representative- lived experience) (10 min)
  • Anne Moss Rogers, (Parent representative- lived experience) (10 min)

Overview of AAP Suicide Prevention Work

  • Debra Waldron MD MPH FAAP, Senior Vice President; American Academy of Pediatrics (5 min)

Summit Overview

  • Jenny Bogard MPH, Meeting Facilitator (10 min)


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AnneMoss Rogers

AnneMoss Rogers is a mental health and suicide education expert, mental health speaker, suicide prevention trainer and consultant. She is author of the Book, Diary of a Broken Mind and co-author of Emotionally Naked: A Teacher's Guide to Preventing Suicide and Recognizing Students at Risk with Kim O'Brien PhD, LICSW. She raised two boys, Richard and Charles, and lost her younger son, Charles to addiction and suicide on June 5, 2015. She is a motivational speaker who empowers by educating and provides life saving strategies and emotionally healthy coping skills. As talented and funny as Charles was, letting other people know they matter was his greatest gift. And now that's the legacy she carries forward in her son's memory. Mental Health Speakers Website.

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