Events / Global Health Work in Progress Meeting with Mitra Naseh

Global Health Work in Progress Meeting with Mitra Naseh

October 9, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hybrid: Virtual and in person

Formerly known as Global Health Work in Progress, the Global Health Seminar Series aims to bring together members of the Washington University global health community to learn about each other’s work. The Global Health Seminar Series occurs on the second Monday of each month throughout the academic year.

People working on a grant, paper or a new idea are encouraged to present their work at this meeting to get feedback. To propose a presentation for a future meeting, please contact

In person attendance

This meeting will take place in person in room 120 of Hillman Hall located in the southeast corner of the Washington University Danforth Campus. Due to limited space, attendees are encouraged to register.

Visitors are encouraged to park in the East End Garage, located at the intersection of Wrighton Way and Forsyth Blvd.

View directions and parking information.

Virtual attendance

Please register to receive your own unique link to attend via Zoom meeting.


If you have any accessibility needs, please contact Emily Hickner at We need to be notified at least five business days prior to the event to guarantee accommodation for interpretation and CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) services.

Featured Presentation

Developing a Protocol for Virtual Delivery of a Transdiagnostic Mental Health Intervention Among Afghan and Iranian Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Turkey

Mitra Naseh, PhD
Assistant Professor, Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis

Mitra Naseh’s scholarship focuses on the social and economic integration of minoritized and racialized groups with a migration background. Her work examines migration policies as social determinants of health. Naseh also has an interest in neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative conditions, specifically cognitive conditions associated with the trauma caused by forced migration.