National Institute of Mental Health webinar series on Global Mental Health

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National Institute of Mental Health webinar series on Global Mental Health

Don’t miss the National Institute of Mental Health webinar series from the National Institute of Health. The series is for investigators conducting or interested in conducting global mental health research. This free series is intended to provide targeted training on topics relevant to the conduct of mental health research in low-resource settings globally.

1. Mental Health Economics: Analyzing Value

  • August 22, 2017
  • 9:00 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. EDT
  • Speaker: Dan Chisholm, Ph.D., World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe

2. Treatment Targets, Target Engagement, and Target Populations in Mental Health Services Research to Improve Public Health:  Examples from the Field

  • August 23, 2017
  • 9:00 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. EDT
  • Speakers: Michael Freed, Ph.D. and Denise Pintello, Ph.D., NIMH Services Research and Clinical Epidemiology Branch, Division of Services and Intervention Research; Mary C. Acri Ph.D., New York University; Mary McKay, Ph.D. and Ozge Sensoy-Bahar, Ph.D., Washington University in St Louis

3. Research Capacity Building:  Nurturing and Strengthening Emerging Scientists

  • September 12, 2017
  • 9:00 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. EDT
  • Soraya Seedat, Ph.D.
  • Stellenbosch University
  • Speaker: Oye Gureje, Ph.D., University of Ibadan

4. NIMH Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) Initiative

  • September 13, 2017
  • 9:00 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. EDT
  • Speakers: Sarah Morris, Ph.D., NIMH RDoC Unit; Ishmael Amarreh, Ph.D., NIMH Office for Research on Disparities and Global Mental Health

Who should attend

The webinars are appropriate for new and early-stage investigators, established researchers, graduate students, and anyone interested in learning more about conducting global mental health research with support from the National Institute of Mental Health and the National Institutes of Health.

Space is limited. Click here to register and/or visit the webinar series page for more details.