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Journal Club

 About journal club

Journal club presentations provide a forum through which students, residents, and fellows discuss research in global mental health and engage in informal discussion and interaction. Furthermore, presenters of journal club gain presentation skills and improve their ability to critically appraise their own research.

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Upcoming and past journal club topics

Date Topic/Title Presenter
May 20, 2021 TBD Anupa Gewali
April 15, 2021
March 18, 2021
February 18, 2021 citiesRISE Seattle qualitative work Ingrid Sub Cuc
January 21, 2021 Global Delphi on Adolescent Mental Health in Cities Tessa Concepcion
November 19, 2020 Modeling global treatment gaps for Depressive Disorders in 84 countries from 2000-2019: A systematic review and meta-regression analysis Modhurima Moitra
October 15, 2020 Determinants of Amitriptyline Availability Among 9103 Health Facilities in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of Congo, Haiti, Nepal, Malawi, Senegal, and United Republic of Tanzania Muhammad Rahman
June 4, 2020 Pilot evaluation of an integrated, task-sharing mental health intervention in Beira, Mozambique Wilson Hammett
May 21, 2020 HIV and Mental Health review of the literature Randi Perry
April 16, 2020 Mental Health and COVID-19 discussion Tessa Concepcion
February 20, 2020 The Mapping Project of Global Mental Health Services and Treatment Practices Amal Saleh
January 16, 2020 Psychosocial and mental health effects of men’s migration on their left behind wives in rural Nepal Sauharda Rai
December 5, 2019 Features of Post-war Resilience Among Young Adults in Sarajevo, BiH Ben Trnka (MS2)
November 21, 2019 Factors Associated with teens receiving time alone with their primary care providers Fatima Al-Shimari
October 17, 2019 Lay counselor perspectives of providing a child-focused mental health intervention for children: Task-shifting in the Education and Health sectors in Kenya Noah Triplett
September 17, 2019 Psychological therapies in non-specialized settings in East Africa GMH Speaker Series
May 21, 2019 Pilot Evaluation of a Brief Emotion Regulation Intervention for Secondary School Students in Post-Earthquake Nepal Megan Ramaiya
April 16, 2019 Barriers to and facilitators of primary depression care in SA Christopher Kemp
February 19, 2019 Correlates of poor maternal PHQ-9 scores upon admission of children to hospitals in LMICs Ahmed Elshafei
January 15, 2019 1) A relationship-based intervention to improve social connectedness
2) The effects of a school-based psychosocial intervention on resilience and health outcomes among vulnerable children
Lauren Murphy
Nov 20, 2018 Effect of Depression on Adherence to Oral PrEP Among Men and Women in East Africa Jennifer Velloza
Oct 16, 2018 A Service User Co-Facilitated Intervention to Reduce Mental Illness Stigma Among Primary Healthcare Workers: Utilizing Perspectives of Family Members and Caregivers Sauharda Rai