Cross-College Mental Health Scholarship Forum
- Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
- Strand Union Building - view map
This afternoon event will feature presenters from every MSU college sharing their research or other scholarship related to mental health. In addition to social and natural science research, presentations will discuss suicide prevention outreach through Extension, film-making, and program evaluation. Presentations will be followed by informal round-table discussions. The forum aims to introduce participants to the diverse range of MSU scholarship related to mental health, and build cross-college connections for information sharing and possible future collaborations. The forum is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development.
Speakers will include:
Bailey, Sandra (Health & Human Development & Extension);
Brooker, Rebecca (Psychology);
Byerly, Matthew (Center for Mental Health Research and Recovery);
Dietrich, Joy (Film: "The Attachment Project: A Film about the Bonding Process Between Adopted Children and Parents.");
Haynes, George (Agricultural Economics);
Hellem, Tracy (Nursing);
Keil, Deborah (Microbiology and Immunology;
Keller, Sarah (Business);
Kunze, Anja (Bioengineering)
Skewes, Monica (Psychology – Moderator)
Jutila, Kathy (Division of Health Sciences – Moderator)
Round-table discussion themes and leaders: To be determined.
- College of Education, Health and Human Development
Elizabeth Bird, Ph.D.