The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention recently awarded two grants focusing specifically on research around maternal suicide, which is the leading cause of death for women in the first year following pregnancy. Sending congratulations to Drs. Orri and Yoon!

Massimiliano Orri, Ph.D. of McGill University (Canada) is being funded to research Adverse Events During In-Utero and Perinatal Periods and Suicidal Behavior.  Learn more HERE. 

Jangho Yoon, Ph.D., MSPH of the Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences is being funded to research

A Systems Approach to Perinatal Opioid Exposure and Maternal Suicidality.  Learn more HERE.