National Physician Suicide Awareness Day
Shine a Light. Speak its name.
September 17, 2023
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
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Support this cause by purchasing an NPSA lapel pin and new this year, an NPSA Day 3 in 1 pen with flashlight and stylus!
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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.
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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.