The Institute for Public Health at Washington University in St. Louis hosts an annual conference every fall.
This year’s 9th Annual Conference theme is:
Mental Health is Public Health: Innovative Approaches to Behavioral Resilience
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November 29, 2016
Mary McKernan McKay, PhD, Dean of the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. She will share remarks on the theme from her extensive experience working to improve behavioral health programming and mental health services for children, youth, and families impacted by poverty.
We will focus on mental and behavioral health approaches that have been effective nationwide, as well as approaches that have been implemented in our own region. We will bring in perspectives from a variety of angles including community, patient care, children and families, adults, systems approaches, social justice, equity and more.
The conference is free and open to the public, and will include a keynote address, panel discussion, poster session, and networking opportunities.
Click here for more for details, to register, and to submit a poster abstract.
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