Year: 1986 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (19th: 1986: Atlanta), 1 sound cassette SIEC No: 19860222

A review & assessment panel of 7 suicidologists address the current state of suicide research in the following areas: biology (J. Motto), youth suicide (L. Berman), suicide in the elderly (B. Cassenbaum), the effect of the media (D. Phillips), demographic risk factors (J. Smith), prediction (B. Ufoot), and social perspectives. The panelists review work in progress, problem areas, & research questions arising from current studies requiring further investigation. (NBB)