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Monday October 22, 2018

2019 Five Boro Bike Tour

The Global Fund for Mental Health is our proud sponsor in the 2019 TD Five Boro Bike Tour! In any given year, about 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. — that’s 43.8 million, or 18.5% — experiences a mental disorder. Worldwide, mental and behavioral disorders account for approximately 7.4 percent of the global burden of disease, […]

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Diary of a Global Mental Health Summer Intern
Thursday August 16, 2018

Diary of a Global Mental Health Summer Intern

As the summer winds down, 13 interns are heading home to continue their studies, buoyed by their new found knowledge of mental health and the skills they have developed in just eight weeks that will lay the foundations for their future careers. The 2018 cohort of summer interns shadowed chaplains, buried themselves in literature reviews, […]

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Stand Up For Mental Health 2018
Thursday May 24, 2018

Stand Up For Mental Health 2018

Nothing beats doing something fun for a cause! Mental health and substance use issues are affecting someone in every family, someone you know, someone you love, and someone you care about. This year on May 3, the Global Mental Health Young Professionals Board hosted their second annual fundraiser at Gotham Comedy Club. Last year their fundraising […]

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Five Boro Bike Tour 2018
Tuesday May 8, 2018

Five Boro Bike Tour 2018

In any given year, about 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. — that’s 43.8 million, or 18.5% — experiences a mental disorder. Worldwide, mental and behavioral disorders account for approximately 7.4% of the global burden of disease, and represent the leading cause of disability—accounting for 22.2% of years lived with disability globally. It’s estimated that […]

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Global Health Practicum Posters
Monday March 5, 2018

Global Health Practicum Posters

The Global Health Certificate and the Global Health Initiative (GHI) of the Mailman School of Public Health hosted The Global Health Practicum Showcase on Wednesday, March 1st, 2018. Students presented posters of their six month practicum experiences abroad, including in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Three of our Global Mental Health Practicum students showcased their experiences; […]

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