Traumatic Brain Injury and Attempted Suicide among Veterans of the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

September 08, 2017

News Type:  Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Services Research and Development Service (HSR&D) is hosting a webinar on traumatic brain injury (TBI) and attempted suicide among veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. It will present results from a recent study that evaluated the association between TBI and attempted suicide and examined whether psychiatric conditions mediated this association in a large sample of veterans. The webinar will be held on September 18 from 2 to 3 p.m. ET.