Information Session

Global mental health and sustainable development: challenges and opportunities

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The first lecture of the Dalhousie Global Mental Health Guest Lecture Series featuring Dr. Shekhar Saxena, Professor, Practice of Global Mental Health, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health; and, Former Director, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization.

Learning objectives:

  • To understand the two-way relation between global mental health and sustainable development.
  • To become aware of recent advances in global mental health that have implications for sustainable development with specific reference to low resource settings.
  • To develop insight into the priorities for policy, advocacy and research in global mental health as an integral component of sustainable development.

In person attendance is limited.

Event Details

Event Cost

Fee type
No fee
Event Location

Nova Scotia Health Innovation Hub
1625 Grafton St
13th Floor, South Tower
Halifax NS B3J 0E8