Global Health Histories Seminar 130: Mental Health - 2 September 2019

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You are warmly invited to attend WHO Global Health Histories Seminar 130: Mental Health’, which will be held at the University of York, UK, on Monday 2 September 2019. Please do circulate to colleagues, students and friends you feel would be interested in attending this event.

Global Health Histories Seminar 130: Mental Health

2 September 2019, 11:00am to 13:00

Venue: Bowland Auditorium, Berrick Saul Building, University of York

Admission: Free and open to all – please register for a free ticket at


Improving mental health for everyone around the world is one of the most pressing concerns in global public health today, but doing so requires multi-faceted solutions that rely on cooperation between many stakeholders, and a better understanding of the political, social, economic and cultural determinants of health. This seminar brings together an expert interdisciplinary panel to discuss past and current challenges to delivering better mental health, and the possible ways forward.

This is a joint event with the Centre for Future Health, University of York.

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Information about the Global Health Histories series is available at where you can also find future seminar listings. For recordings of previous seminars, please visit our YouTube page:

Best wishes,

Centre for Global Health Histories