Critical perspectives to Global Mental Health
Monday 14 October 2019, at 9-12, Siltavuorenpenger 3A, Athena, seminar room 302.
Invited keynote speakers are Sami Timimi and China Mills. Sami Timimi is a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist working in the National Health Service in Lincolnshire and a Visiting Professor of Child Psychiatry and Mental Health Improvement at the University of Lincoln, UK. China Mills is a Senior Lecturer in Public Health at the City, University of London, and the Principal Investigator on a British Academy grant looking at the ‘social life’ of global mental health technologies designed to be used all over the world.
Programme 9:15-9:30 Opening words, Kristiina Brunila 9:30-10:15 Keynote: Culture, mental health and growing up, Sami Timimi 10:15-10:45 Discussant Juho Honkasilta 10:45-11:30 Keynote: Diagnostic liquidity and global mental health, China Mills 11:30-12:00 Discussant Tuuli Kurki