Coping during COVID: Veterans' Mental Health and Implementation of the Hannon Act

Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Time: 03:00 PM Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room G50

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Agenda

WITNESS LIST

 PANEL I

 

David Carroll, PhD, Executive Director, Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs

     Accompanied By:

     Lisa K. Kearney, PhD, ABPP, Acting Director, Veterans Crisis Line, and Deputy Director, Suicide Prevention,  Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Tammy Barlet, MPH, Associate Director, National Legislative Service, Veterans of Foreign Wars

Thomas Porter, Executive Vice President, Government Affairs, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

Lt Col Jim Lorraine, USAF (Ret.), MA, President and CEO, America’s Warrior Partnership

 

PANEL II

 

Clifford A. Smith, PhD, ABPP, Director, Field Support and Analytics, Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs

     Accompanied By:

     Matthew A. Miller, PhD, MPH, Director, Suicide Prevention, Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Chad Bradford, CAPT, MC, USN, Director, Mental Health Policy and Oversight, Health Services Policy and Oversight, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, Department of Defense

Karin A. Orvis, PhD, Director, Defense Suicide Prevention Office, Office of Force Resiliency, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, Department of Defense


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