Suicide is a public health problem with major impacts. The ways in which it gets reported and talked about can help.
Addressing mental and behavioral issues stemming both from brain physiology and the home and social environment
Looking for prominent public health experts in the field of mental health? They’re here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.
M. Daniele Fallin, PhD, studies how environments, behaviors, genetic variation, and epigenetic variation contribute to risk for psychiatric disease, with a focus on autism.
Elizabeth Stuart, PhD, uses statistical methods to help learn about the effects of public health programs and policies, often with a focus on mental health and substance use.
Holly Wilcox, PhD '03, MS, uses research to advance public health approaches to suicide prevention, including policies, early intervention, and chain of care approaches.