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Optimizing Suicide Prevention Programs and Their Implementation in Europe (OSPI Europe): an evidence-based multi-level approach

  • Ulrich Hegerl1,
  • Lisa Wittenburg1,
  • Ella Arensman7,
  • Chantal Van Audenhove4,
  • James C Coyne15,
  • David McDaid3,
  • Christina M van der Feltz-Cornelis5, 14,
  • Ricardo Gusmão11,
  • Mária Kopp8,
  • Margaret Maxwell6,
  • Ullrich Meise13,
  • Saska Roskar9,
  • Marco Sarchiapone12, 16,
  • Armin Schmidtke10,
  • Airi Värnik2 and
  • Anke Bramesfeld1Email author
BMC Public Health20099:428

Received: 1 September 2009

Accepted: 23 November 2009

Published: 23 November 2009

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23 Nov 2009 Editorially accepted
23 Nov 2009 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-9-428

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig
Estonian-Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute
London School of Economics, Personal Social Services Research Unit, LSE Health and Social Care
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, LUCAS
Trimbos-Instituut/Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction
University of Stirling
National Suicide Research Foundation
Semmelweis University Budapest, Institute of Behavioural Sciences
Institut za varovanje zdravja RS
Bayerische Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Department of Clinical Psychology, Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
CEDOC, Departamento de Saúde Mental, Faculdade de Ciências, Médicas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa
University of Primorska, PINT
Gesellschaft für Psychische Gesundheit - pro mente tirol
VU University Medical Centre Institute of Extramural Research
University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine
Health Science Department, University of Molise