Hearing: Veteran Suicide Prevention: Innovative Research and Expanded Public Health Efforts

Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 (10:00 AM)

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Washington, D.C.
This hearing is fully virtual. Member participation will be through the Zoom virtual platform.

Witnesses

Panel one

Kameron Matthews, MD, JD
Assistant Under Secretary for Health – Clinical Services, Veterans Health Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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Matthew Miller, PhD, MPH
Executive Director, Suicide Prevention Program, Veterans Health Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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Lisa Brenner, PhD
Director, Rocky Mountain Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC) For Suicide Prevention, Veterans Health Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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Panel two

Ms. Tammy Barlet
Deputy Legislative Director, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

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Ms. Kaitlynne Hetrick
Associate, Government Affairs, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)

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Ms. Jennifer Silva
Chief Program Officer, Wounded Warrior Project (WWP)

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Mr. Bill Smith
Chairman, National Indian Health Board (NIHB)

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Mr. Nicholas Armendariz
Veteran

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Rajeev Ramchand, PhD
Co-Director, RAND Epstein Family Veterans Policy Research Institute, Senior Behavioral Scientist, RAND Corporation

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Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]

First Published: September 15, 2021 at 10:02 AM
Last Updated: September 16, 2021 at 05:19 PM