Wed, 18 Nov 2015 at 6:00 PM
Public Talk: Men, Movember and Mental Health
Loafe Cafe, Vancouver, BC
By: Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Learn how mental health research is benefiting men, and how Movember funds are being put to work to find innovative solutions to manage and treat mood disorders. In this interactive Cafe Scientifique-style session, you’ll learn what’s new in everything from clinical trials to e-health, and have an opportunity to speak with leading UBC scientists, clinicians and mental health advocates about how research is shaping the future of men’s mental health.
Dr. Raymond Lam (@DrRaymondLam), Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, UBC, and Director of the Mood Disorders Centre at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Dr. Fidel Vila-Rodriguez (@NinetLab), Clinical Associate Professor and Director, Non-Invasive Neurostimulation Therapies Laboratory and Schizophrenia Program, Department of Psychiatry, UBC
Josh Beharry (@HeadsUpGuys), HeadsUpGuys Project Coordinator and Mental Health Advocate.
Mark Goodwin (@HeadsUpGuys), HeadsUpGuys Media Engagement Lead and Mental Health Advocate.
Dr. Erin Michalak (@Erin_Michalak), Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia and Consulting Psychologist, Mood Disorders Centre (DMCBH); Network Lead, CREST.BD
Light refreshments provided. Beer and wine available for purchase. There is no cost to attend, but seating is limited so please RSVP.
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The Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health comprises more than 250 investigators with multidisciplinary expertise, bridging basic science and clinical care in a state-of-the-art facility on UBC’s Point Grey campus. The Centre provides opportunities for education, collaboration, and interaction with patients from across BC. The Centre is the largest and most comprehensive brain care and research centre in Canada, and represents a partnership between UBC, Vancouver Coastal Health, and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute.