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Global Health Grand Rounds. Presenter: Gregory Fricchione, MD, MGH Associate Chief of Psychiatry; Director, Division of Psychiatry and Medicine; Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine

The Global Mental Health Challenge: The Role of the Pierce Division of Global Psychiatry

Date
February 5, 2019
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

Speaker
Gregory Fricchione, MD 
MGH Associate Chief of Psychiatry
Director, Division of Psychiatry and Medicine
Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine

Global Health Grand Rounds
The Center for Global Health provides a forum for a multidisciplinary community of global health practitioners to come together to share advances and best practices in global health. MGH Global Health Grand Rounds focuses on innovations in medical care, education, and scientific discovery that are seeking to improve the health of the most vulnerable in our global community.

Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• describe the global challenge of non-communicable diseases and neuropsychiatric diseases in particular
• review the neurobiological underpinnings
• present the Pierce Division approach
• highlight some specific Pierce Division Projects

Target Audience: This activity is intended for Faculty and Staff members of the Global Health Community

Course Directors: Louise Ivers, MD, MPH, DTM&H; Geren Stone, MD, DTM&H

Live Stream Availablehttps://bit.ly/2Cu2vEd

Accreditation:
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.