Coming Face to Face With Suicide in American Farming

Date and Time

September 12, 2023
2:30–4:00 p.m. ET


The suicide rate a، American farmers is serious and worsening but may not be well explained by either a lack of access to care or demographic characteristics. This webinar will begin with a brief fact book about suicide and American farming that emphasizes the diversity present in farming and ran،g. 

Discussion topics will include which hy،heses about agricultural suicide are more likely and less likely in the context of the current epidemiological research; where the likely points of leverage are; what is known and not known about the critical protective and risk factors; what is needed to make telehealth successful with this community; the impact of farming stress ،tlines; and what the clinical opportunities and challenges are in addressing suicide in the agriculture community.

About the Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity Webinar Series

The Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity Webinar Series is designed for investigators conducting or interested in conducting research on mental health disparities, women’s mental health, minority mental health, and rural mental health.

Sponsored by

Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity (ODWD)


This event is free, but you must register to attend .


For questions regarding meeting logistics and registration, please email: [email protected].

For programmatic questions or updates on webinar recordings, please email: nim،[email protected].

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