NPSA Day Logo

National Physician Suicide Awareness Day
Shine a Light. Speak its name.
September 17, 2023

NPSA Day Receives Congressional Support - Read the complete statement

In order to address the issue of physician suicide, the Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine (CORD), in collaboration with AAEM, ACEP, ACOEP, EMRA, RSA, RSO, and SAEM have come together to annually dedicate September 17th as National Physician Suicide Awareness (NPSA) Day. Read our Zero Vision Statement

NPSA lapel pins will be available for purchase in late August. Proceeds of sales will be donated to foundations that support this initiative.

To learn more and receive updates and information as it is released, please see below for more information.

Follow us for updates: Twitter | Facebook | Instagram

NPSA Feedback Form

If you participated in NPSA we would like to hear from you. Take a moment to complete this short feedback form.

NPSA Pin & Pen Purchase

Support this cause by purchasing an NPSA lapel pin and new this year, an NPSA Day 3 in 1 pen with flashlight and stylus!

NPSA sign up form

Stay up to date on information, news, and resources.
Organizations who support NPSA Day will have their logo to the bottom of this page. To add your organization's logo, please use this NPSA sign up form.

NPSA Day Starter Kit

Press Release | Logos | Be The One Media Kit | Instructional Videos & more

Physician & Resident Curriculum

Discover a variety of resources to guide you through NPSA Day

Blogs & Additional Resources

Posts from "The Vocal CORD" | Formal Messaging & Other Resources

Podcasts & Videos

Over ten podcasts and videos to watch and share.

Suicide Postvention During Residency Resources

This area contains Logistics, Communications, Support should you have an unexpected death.

Thank you to #NPSADay Supporting Organizations:
Supporting organizations only agree to create awareness regarding physician suicide on this day at their discretion. There is no financial commitment or additional new relationship among any of the supporting organizations.

NPSA Day Individual Supporters

AAEM Logo        RSA Logo     AAEM LA Logo 



      ACEP Logo   

                    ACOEP Logo         ACOEP RSO Logo

              AFSP Logo


             AMSA logo         







        EMRA Logo    FCEP Logo     FeminEM logo  FLAAEM Logo 



HBI Logo            





         NH ACEP Logo         NYAAEM        


     NHS Logo              

Norman Regional   


               PA ACEP 


RI Dpt Health Logo                          



 Suicide Prevention Hotline        






     TX AAEM             Take 5