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National Physician Suicide Awareness Day
Shine a Light. Speak its name.
September 17, 2019

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

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

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NPSA sign up form

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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.

NPSA Day Starter Kit

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

NPSA Pin Purchase

Coming soon

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 organization only agree to creating 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.

AAEM Logo        RSA Logo     AAEM LA Logo         

Suicidology Logo            AMSA logo

ACEP Logo                       APPD Logo

ACOEP Logo             ACOEP RSO Logo      AFSP Logo     AADPRT Logo        


          EMRA Logo    

FCEP Logo     FeminEM logo  

FLAAEM Logo                      


           HBI Logo




       NH ACEP Logo        NYAAEM     


NYACEP       NHS Logo     


         Norman Regional                     PA ACEP         QPR

RI Dpt Health Logo                   Suicide Prevention Hotline       

     TX AAEM             Take 5 

VA AAEMVibrant