Investing in our Future: Building social and mental capital in marginalized communities
Oct 20, 2011, 6:30pm-8pm
This lecture by Dr. Kwame McKenzie is a part of the public lecture series put on by the York Centre for Education and Community in the Faculty of Education. A senior scientist in social equity and health research, Dr. McKenzie is also medical director of diversity, and deputy director of the Schizophrenia Program at the Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH).
Dr. McKenzie has worked in the field of the cause of psychosis and in cross-cultural mental health for 19 years. He has set up award winning mental health services and has over 100 academic publications including four books. He drafted the UK Department of Health’s policy for improving mental health services for minority ethnic groups. Dr. McKenzie is a professor of psychiatry at the University of Toronto.
|Location:||Vari Hall A, York University|
|Sponsor:||The York Centre for Education and Community (YCEC)|
|Posted by:||Anderson Coward|