History & Legacy

Fourth Civil Rights Symposium:

Mental Health and the Community

Date: Match 4, 2011

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Event Description:
This symposium features panels and presentations on topics such as Substance Abuse, Public Behavioral Health in New Mexico and the Criminal Justice System, Cyberbullying, Managing Mental Health, Structural Racism and Public Health, and others, and will draw experts in public health and law from the UNM and surrounding community.

Key Note sepeaker:
Stephanie Hall, MD, is the Associate Dean Clinical Affairs at the USC Keck School of Medicine and the Chief Medical Officer of the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Healthcare Network. The title of her talk is, "Mental Illness and the Community: Engaging Questions on Civic Literacy, Public Health, & Social Justice."

Contact Information:
Please contact Brian Hendrickson, Civil Rights Symposium Chair and Assistant WAC Events Coordinator, at bhendric@unm.edu with inquiries.

This event is presented in conjunction with the First Annual Mental Health Awareness Week, February 28-March 4, presented by Agora Crisis Center.