Lisa Horowitz, PhD, MPH is a Staff Scientist / Clinical Psychologist at the National Institute of Mental Health Intramural Research Program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

In this podcast, Dr. Linda Horowitz talks about the NIMH’s goal of reducing the suicide rate by 20% by the year 2025. Upwards of 800,000 people kill themselves every year, all over the world. In the United States, suicide is the 10th leading cause of death for adults and the second leading cause of death for children, making suicide a major public health crises.