Healthier Longer Lives International Conference
November 8-9, 2018
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Ave., NYC
The Healthier Longer Lives International Conference will: showcase innovations from around the world that are improving the health of people with serious mental illness; present new scientific advances; raise awareness of effective interventions; engage partners in other fields; and create a space to inspire investment in and implementation of best-practices.
Current conference panelists and presenters include: King’s College London Professor of Community Psychiatry, Sir Graham Thornicroft; Professor of Social Policy and Director of the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Martin Knapp; Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, Abe Fekadu Wassie; Director of Centre for Mental Health Law and Policy at the Indian Law Society, Soumitra Pathare; and Associate Dean and Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology, and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California and the author of the memoir “The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness”, Elyn Saks.