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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01HX002434-01A1
Title: Advancing Suicide Prevention for Female Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Lauren M Denneson

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2018 - April 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $227,530
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,098,958
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Background: The suicide rate among female Veterans increased 63% between 2000 and 2014 – significantly higher than the 30% increase observed among male Veterans during this period. Despite a large volume of work examining risk factors, barriers to care, and care utilization among Veterans, little research has examined these issues as they relate to females. Available research has been limited by small female sample sizes, cross-sectional analysis, and other methodological limitations. As such, w...



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