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Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research Annual Meeting
August 25 @ 8:30 AM - 5:00 PMFree
The annual meeting of the Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research will take place
Friday, August 25, 2017 from 8:30 to 5 PM at the
Institute of Community & Family Psychiatry, 4333 Cote-Ste-Catherine Road, Montreal
Topics will include
Indigenizing Mental Health
Indigenous Perspectives on Resilience and Well-Being
Culturally Based Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention
Cultural Safety and Ethics of Neuroscience Research in Mental Health
Presenters will include
James Allen • Amy Bombay • Carol Hopkins
Laurence Kirmayer • Margot Latimer
Albert Marshall • Suzanne Stewart
The Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research (NAMHR) established with funding from the CIHR Institute for Aboriginal Peoples Health brings together students, researchers, community members, and mental health practitioners from across the country to build capacity for culturally-safe and appropriate mental health and addictions research, and to promote knowledge exchange to meet the needs of Indigenous populations and communities.
The annual meeting provides an opportunity to present new research, develop collaborations and identify mentors and collaborators for training and research. More information on NAMHR can be found at our website: www.namhr.ca
To submit an abstract (for oral or poster presentation), please fill out the registration and the abstract form.
Abstract submission deadline: August 7, 2017