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Ellyson Stout

Managing Project Director, Suicide Prevention Resource Center, EDC

Ellyson Stout, a public health expert and senior manager, serves as a content and technical assistance advisor for EDC Solutions. Elly specializes in suicide prevention, social marketing, and health promotion with diverse populations. In her role directing EDC’s Suicide Prevention Resource Center contract, she draws on her expertise in strategic communications, implementation science, and state suicide prevention policy to reduce suicide deaths and attempts across the United States.

Stout has over 20 years of experience in public health and culturally appropriate communications. Before joining EDC, she worked domestically and internationally in HIV/AIDS prevention and maternal and child health, as well as with immigrant and refugee health programs.

Stout holds an MS in Health Communication from Tufts University School of Medicine and is an Albert Schweitzer Fellow.