Event Date: 2016-06-13 Event Time: 6 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Title: Global Psych Dinner: Dr. Kavitha Kolappa, "Global Mental Health: A Policy Perspective"
Location: MGH Bulfinch 225 (Trustees Room)
Description: Kavitha Kolappa, MD, MPH, is currently a psychiatry
resident at the Massachusetts General and McLean
Hospitals. Kavitha was a Robertson Scholar at the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she
received a BA in International Studies. She received her
MD from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and her
MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health. She has
lived and worked abroad in several contexts including
Cuba, India, Tanzania, and South Africa. Her academic
interests include access to medicines and global mental
health, and her work has been published in the Bulletin of
the WHO, Huffington Post blog, and Lancet Psychiatry.