The Yale Global Mental Health Program consists of faculty mentorship, resident projects, the Global Mental Health Elective, the Yale Global Mental Health Symposia, and other events. See the calendar below for events, including dates, times, and locations.
The Global Mental Health Elective is a montly curriculum consisting of renown guest speakers, psychiatry faculty and staff presentations of their global mental health projects, resident presentations of on-going projects, and journal or multi-media presentations by residents with faculty discussion. The elective is conducted in an informal and social setting geared for trainees at all levels, providing program participants and the broader Yale community with opportunities to get to know colleagues with similar professional interests and to learn about the variety of global mental health activities within the Department of Psychiatry and elsewhere. The elective promotes networking, idea sharing, and information about possible future projects. The elective runs September through April.