Professor Lund’s inaugural lecture will draw on his research and policy engagement work over the past 20 years to present the case for investing in population mental health in low and middle-income countries. The lecture will draw on studies of the epidemiology of mental disorders, health economics, human rights, mental health services, and evaluations of novel interventions and delivery mechanisms.
THE VICE-CHANCELLOR, DR MAX PRICE, INVITES YOU TO THE INAUGURAL LECTURE BY PROF CRICK LUND
Crick Lund, BA (Hons), MA, MSocSci (Clinical Psychology), PhD, is Professor of Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town. He was a founding member of the Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health and served as its first Director from 2010 to 2017. His research interests lie in mental health policy, service planning and the relationship between poverty and mental health in low and middle-income countries.
Date: Wednesday, 23 May 2018 Time: Doors open at 17:00. Lecture starts promptly at 17:30 Venue: New Learning Centre Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, Anzio Road, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town
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