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Event Date: 2017-03-29       Event Time: 2:30pm - 5pm

Event Title: The Fifth Annual MGH Public and Community Psychiatry Symposium

Location: O’Keefe Auditorium, Massachusetts General Hospital

Description: The Fifth Annual MGH Public and Community Psychiatry Symposium will be held on Wednesday March 29th, 2017 from 2:30-5pm at the O’Keefe Auditorium, Massachusetts General Hospital.

We will begin with a poster session showcasing the work of our own trainees and staff, as well as of our collaborating partners. This event will provide the opportunity to learn from and interact with our rich and diverse faculty, trainees and guests who contribute to the mental health care of our broader community. A poster session will precede two speaking presentations focusing on public health policy.

Two speaking presentations will follow:

Altha Steward, MD
Associate Professor/Chief of Social and Community Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Director, Center of Excellence for Health in Justice Involved Youth

Marylou Sudders, MSW, ACSW
Secretary, Executive Office of Health and Human Services

We welcome all public/community psychiatry-related submissions for the poster session. The deadline for submissions is March 1st, 2017. The application for poster submissions is attached, and should be sent to Support will be provided to residents for poster production. There will be very specific requirements for the posters; that information is forthcoming.