Division of Integrated Care & Public Health Research MeetingsAs a global leader in innovation and research in integrated care, we actively foster new ideas and treatments and encourage collaboration. Research Networking Group
Our monthly networking group is for researchers in integrated behavioral health care. Our group is designed to explore ideas, provide feedback on research-in-progress, discuss grant proposals, and make connections. Meetings are routinely held on the fourth Monday of each month. For more information about the meeting or to sign up for email announcements, contact Lindsay Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org. Meetings are routinely held on the fourth Monday of each month from 3:30-5:00 PM in the UW Health Sciences Building, Room BB1640. Upcoming Meetings Monday, October 28
Global Mental Health in Vietnam
Richard Veith, MD As is true throughout Southeast Asia, mental illness in Vietnam has traditionally suffered from stigmatization and care of the mentally ill has been under-resourced. Vietnam is experiencing rapid economic expansion with a semi-market driven economy. Coincident with economic growth, attitudes about caring for individuals with mental illness is shifting. The leadership of the Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy is pursuing interests in expanding the capacity to provide mental health care in Family Medicine. Join us as Dr. Richard Veith talks about his recent trip to Vietnam, learn how the country is doing in the context of global mental health, and help generate future research projects in Southeast Asia. Monday, November 18
Technology in Mental Health Come to a special session on technology in mental health. We'll focus on a vision for what technology-supported mental health services might look like in 5-10 years, brainstorm possible collaborations in this area, and lay the groundwork for a day-long retreat in April, 2014. Global Mental Health Research Meeting
Join other researchers interested in global mental health issues in an informal meeting focused on discussion and problem solving. We typically meet monthly and send out an agenda the week before via our listserv. To join the listserv visit this link.