Mental health – One of the greatest challenges of our time: Symposium and the 2022 Göran Gustafsson Lecture in Medicine

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: The Humanities Theatre or Zoom
  • Lecturer: Professor Ned H. Kalin
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  • Organiser: Uppsala University, WOMHER och the Göran Gustafsson Foundations
  • Contact person: Agneta Mattsson, Shima Momeni
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Welcome to a symposium on mental health and this year’s Göran Gus­tafs­son lecture in medi­cine.

Every year, Uppsala University, together with the The Göran Gustafsson Foundations, invites an inter­national­ly renowned research­er in medicine to give a lecture. This year’s lecture is given in collaboration with Uppsala University’s centre for women’s mental health, WOMHER.

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This year's Göran Gustafsson lecturer and key note lecturer is Professor Ned H. Kalin, Chair of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.

The Göran Gustafsson lecture is held in English. The rest of the symposium is held in Swedish.

Other lecturers are:

- Professor Lisa Ekselius: Psykiatri igår, idag och i morgon
- Docent Åsa Konradsson Geuken: Stigma vid psykisk sjukdom – det kan vi klara oss utan
- Professor Simon Cervenka: The immune system in psychotic disorders - what does molecular brain imaging tell us?
- Docent Andreas Frick: Den rädda hjärnan
- Docent Erika Comasco: Hjärnan, kön och hormoner
- Professor Alkistis Skalkidou: Graviditet – en potent trigger av psykisk ohälsa?
- Docent Fotis Papadopoulos: Artificiell intelligens inom framtidens psykiatri

The symposium is held in the Humanities Theatre but be aware of any changes due to changed restrictions and conditions.

Professor Ned H. Kalin