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  • Improving Care to Prevent Suicide among People with Serious Mental Illness: A Workshop Stand Alone Workshop
    Over the past decade, the rate of suicides has continued to rise and is now the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. Research suggests that nearly 90% of individuals who die by suicide have experienced mental illness such as bipolar disorder,...
  • Oral Health Access to Services Consensus Study
    An IOM committee will assess the current U.S. oral health system of care; explore its strengths, weaknesses and future challenges; describe a desired vision for the oral health care system; and recommend strategies to achieve that vision.
  • An Oral Health Initiative Consensus Study
    An ad hoc consensus committee will explore ways to increase public awareness of the relationship and importance of good oral health to good physical health; promote prevention and improve oral health literacy to health providers and the public; and...
  • Pediatric Health and Health Care Quality Measures Consensus Study
    An ad hoc study committee has been formed to provide guidance to Congress on the extent and quality of efforts to measure child health status and the quality of health care for children across the age span and in relation to preventive care,...