Category Archives: Mental Health

Wednesday November 22nd: Culture, Medicine and Power Conversation with Dr Des Fitzgerald “Tracing Autism”

We are delighted to announce that the Culture, Medicine and Power (CMP) research group at GHSM is having a conversation with Des Fitzgerald on Wednesday 22 November from 3-5 pm in Room 3.1.1. Des is a Lecturer in Sociology at Cardiff University, … Continue reading

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Next Critical Global Health Seminar Wednesday November 8th on Global Mental Health with Professor Nick Manning and Dr Rochelle Burgess

Please join us for our next Critical Global Health Seminar Wednesday November 8th , 5-6:30 pm on Global Mental Health, which will be held in room S2.29 Strand Building, King’s College London, London WC23 2LS. Professor Nick Manning (KCL) will be in conversation with Dr Rochelle Burgess (LSE & KCL) about ongoing … Continue reading

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New Springer book out by Tullio Giraldi, Visiting Professor at GHSM: “Unhappiness, Sadness and ‘Depression’.  Antidepressants and the Mental Disorder Epidemic”

According to the World Health Organization, depression affects 350 million people, and by 2030 it is expected to be the largest contributor to disease burden worldwide. The new book by Tullio Giraldi, published by Springer and titled ‘Unhappiness, Sadness and … Continue reading

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RCUK Global Challenges Research Fund for the Project “Research for Health in Conflict (R4HC-MENA)”

Dr. Hanna Kienzler and colleagues have won a almost £6M RCUK Global Challenges Research Fund Award for the project entitled “Research for Health in Conflict (R4HC-MENA)” R4HC-MENA is a unique collaboration between researchers at King’s College London, Imperial College, and Cambridge … Continue reading

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Hear Professor Nik Rose discussing how urbanisation is affecting our mental health on new ‘Policy Forum Pod’

Do you live in a city? If so, you share something in common with over the half the world’s population. In fact, the United Nations predicts that two-thirds of the world will live in cities by 2050. Policymakers have begun … Continue reading

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