Depression is one of the world’s leading causes of disability, but according to the World Health Organisation, only a small proportion of those affected have access to treatment, while stigma and misunderstanding are problems everywhere. In this panel discussion, hear how the experience of depression is a global phenomenon – and what we can learn, worldwide, about how to treat it.
Professor Michael King, UCL
Professor Vikram Patel, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Jagannath Lamichhane, Principle Co-ordinator of the Movement for Global Mental Health, and Founder of the Nepal Mental Health Foundation
Professor Glyn Lewis, UCL
Palmira Fortunato dos Santos, Ministry of Health, Department of Mental Health, Mozambique
Event begins: 1700