Eliot Sorel, MD, author of the just-published 21st Century Global Mental Health will be part of a book signing event at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting in San Francisco next week. The APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition is the oldest and largest gathering of public health professionals in the world, attracting more than 13,000 national and international physicians, administrators, nurses, educators, researchers, epidemiologists, and related health specialists.
The book signing will be held on Monday, October 29th at 10:00am in the “APHA Everything” Booth, located in the Expo Hall in the South Wing of the Moscone Convention Center.
21st Century Global Mental Health is a textbook for graduate public health students, educators, and practitioners in low-, middle- and high-income countries (LAMIC, HIC). In five sections, the text explores:
- Global Mental Health Epidemiology and Diagnostic Systems
- The Determinants of Health/Mental Health
- Populations’ Health/Mental Health
- Evaluating and strengthening health/mental health systems
- Human Rights, Stigma, Mental Health Policy and the Media
Be sure to also stop by Booth #1604 to browse through all of our Jones and Bartlett Learning titles on display and save 20% on all purchases. Exhibit hours are as follows:
Sunday, October 28 2:00pm-5:30pm
Monday, October 29 9:30am-5:30pm
Tuesday, October 30 9:30am-5:30pm
Wednesday, October 31 8:30am-12:30pm
We hope to see you there!
About Dr. Eliot Sorel
Professor, George Washington University, Washington D.C.
Eliot Sorel, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A., is an internationally recognized medical leader, educator, health systems policy expert and practicing physician. He is co-chairman of the non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and integrated care task force of the World Psychiatric Association and co-chairman of the scientific committee of the WPA 2013 Bucharest Congress on integrating primary care, mental health and public health for Eurasia and Southeast Europe, strengthening health systems, to take place in Bucharest, Romania in April 2013.