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The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) together with the Brazil Initiative at LACS feature presenters from diverse disciplines. LACS organizes and sponsors more than 50 public lectures, workshops, performances, and conferences over the course of the academic year. 

In addition to our yearly programming, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) and the Brazil Initiative at LACS are happy to consider funding requests to co-sponsor lectures, events, performances,  and activities that coincide with the center's mission to promote a broad and deep understanding of the region. Request to co-sponsor an event »

2024 Global Health Summer Institute

Uniting for Global Mental Health Equity
Tuesday, May 14, 2024
8:00 AM-12:30 PM
Off Campus Location
This year's 2-day virtual conference will explore the intersection of research, practice and advocacy in uniting for mental health equity, in local and global contexts. Expand your perspective on global mental health through interdisciplinary and intercultural speakers. Sessions include:

No One Left Behind: Mental Health for the Marginalized in Low Resource Settings with Maya Bizri

Advocating for Best Practice Processes When Conducting Global Research with Edilma Yearwood

Global Mental Health Research Hubs Panel Discussion with Oye Gureji, Ruth Owusu-Antwi, and Paulo Rosso Menezes

Stress & health seeking among men in Barbados, including the state of mental health, stigma, and reintegration into the community with Renwick Gaskin

Intimate Partner Violence against Women during Pregnancy and Postpartum, and its Impact on Maternal Health in Latin America: A Call to Action with Alicia Carrasco Parra and Loreteo Pantoja Manzanarez
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
Cost: Pricing is based on country of residence or student status: $100 for High-Income Country Attendees $50 for Low- or Middle-Income Country Attendees $50 for Students ***Country classification as defined by the World Bank
Event Type: Conference / Symposium
Tags: conference, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Interdisciplinary, International, Multicultural, Nursing
Source: Happening @ Michigan from U-M School of Nursing (UMSN) - Office of Global Affairs & WHO/PAHO Collaborating Center, Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, School of Social Work, CEW+, African Studies Center, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Center for Global Health Equity
Upcoming Dates:
Tuesday, May 14, 2024 8:00 AM-12:30 PM  (Last)