Webinar Series: Mental Health & COVID-19
April 14 – Mental Health & COVID-19, Supporting the Mental Health of Frontline Health Workers: What Are Organisations Doing Already? What More Needs to Be Done?
Speakers will include Aiysha Malik of WHO, the Red Cross, government agencies and front line workers on what needs to happen next. Chaired by Professor Shekhar Saxena, Professor of the Practice of Global Mental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
The Lancet Psychiatry, Mental Health Innovation Network, MHPSS.net and United for Global Mental Health are launching a series of weekly webinars designed to provide policy makers and the wider health community with the latest evidence on the impact of COVID-19 on mental health and how to address it.
The webinars will provide practical solutions to the challenging issues we are all grappling with. Participants will be encouraged to join from around the world, including those with lived experience of mental health and of COVID-19. The format will be short remarks by up to 4 panellists followed by a Q&A chaired by Niall Boyce, Editor of The Lancet Psychiatry.
ORGANIZER: United for Global Mental Health