UCL Grand Challenges


Global Mental Health lunchtime seminar series 2017

30 May 2017

The newly established pan-UCL Global Mental Health Working Group is organising a series of lunchtime seminars.

Internal and external speakers will present research findings or approaches in global mental health and participants will have the opportunity to ask questions.

The lunchtime seminars are free of charge and open to external participants. Lunch is not provided, but you can bring your own. Anyone is external to UCL is kindly asked to email Dr Kelly Clarke in the Institute for Global Health to make arrangements to access the venue (some buildings may require UCL access badge).

June seminar - Suicide prevention in New Zealand

Time/date: 12:00-13:00 Thursday 15th June

Location: Malet Place Engineering Building 1.20 

Speakers: Prof Sunny Collings and Dr Gabrielle Jenkin, University of Otago

July seminar - An anthropological perspective on global mental health

Time/date: 12:00-13:00 Wednesday 12th July

Location: TBC

Speaker: Dr Joseph Calabrese, UCL Anthropology

September seminar - Mental Health in the city (In collaboration with UCL Disability Seminar Series)

Time/date: 12:00-13:00 Wednesday 20th September

Location: June Lloyd Room, PUW 4 - Institute of Child Health, Ground Floor, 30 Guilford Street

Speaker: Chris Underhill, MBE, Founder President of BasicNeeds, co-lead of mhNOW

Register for September 2017 GMH seminar here