Pioneering Research Initiatives ◇ Promoting Mental Health Reducing The Burden Of Mental Illness Worldwide
Global Mental Health University Seminars Highlights 2013-2014
This year's Seminar Series featured an array of scholars, experts, and activists engaged in the Global Mental Health realm. These thought-provoking discussions highlighted key issues and priorities in global mental health, challenges encountered, and innovative strategies and solutions underway that will advance the field.
GMHP wins 2014 President's Global Innovation Fund (PGIF) Award
First named a PGIF awardee in 2013, the GMHP is one of thirteen applicants selected to receive the 2014 award. Funding will support the GMH Research Consortium & Scholars Program, enabling future annual scientific symposia to be held in concert with Columbia's Global Centers.
Video Highlights: Robin Hammond
Click below to see highlights from our interview and seminar with photojournalist Robin Hammond, who spoke about using his powerful images to advocate for the rights of the mentally ill throughout the developing world.
Drs. Wainberg & Oquendo win Fogarty Grant to transform Mental Health training in Mozambique
NY State Psychiatric Institute among five institutions to receive $5.8 million award from Fogarty International Center to support crucial research training in low- and middle-income countries.
ICD-11 Development: Revising the Global Lexicon of Mental Illness
Serving as a member of the WHO Field Studies Coordination Group, the development of the ICD-11 will provide a common, global language for health conditions - a historic endeavor with lasting impact.
Education & Training
Offering a wide range of educational opportunities for students, clinicians and researchers interested in advancing global mental health.Learn More
Committed to increasing knowledge that has real impact, members of our GMHP engage in research initiatives on a wide range of mental health priorities around the world.Learn More
The Mental Health Action Plan 2013-2020 – hailed as a ‘landmark achievement’ – was officially launched by WHO’s Director-General on October 7th at the mhGAP Forum in Geneva.Learn More