Year: 1996 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.26, no.2, (Summer 1996), p.155-160 SIEC No: 19970630

The president describes the past & future role of the American Association of Suicidology. It is the bridge that joins the various prevention, clinical, research, statistical, biological & experiential aspects of suicide. States that the goal for the future is to understand suicide through research, to prevent suicide through intervention & treatment, & to promote international human well-being. The author discusses the need for leadership in creating a world without suicide.