INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS > Dr. Madelyn Gould
Dr. Madelyn Gould, Columbia University, New York
Madelyn Gould, Ph.D., M.P.H., is a Professor of Clinical Epidemiology in Psychiatry at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, and a Research Scientist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute. Her long-standing research interests include the epidemiology of youth suicide, as well as the evaluation of youth suicide prevention interventions. Dr. Gould has received numerous federally funded grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIMH) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for studies examining risk factors for teenage suicide, various aspects of cluster suicides, the impact of the media on suicide, the effect of a peer’s suicide on fellow students, suicide postvention programs in schools, the effect of youth suicide screening programs, the utility of telephone crisis services for teenagers, and has received grants funded from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to evaluate crisis hotline outcomes for adults.