Diversity Forum: Severe Mental Illness

October 26, 2010, 11:30am – 1:00pm
University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law, Room 275
Sponsored by: The Diversity Committee and the Student Health Law Association

Severe Mental Illness, Stigma, and the Value of Treatment

On Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at noon in Room 275 of the Brandeis School of Law, the Speaker's Bureau of MHAKY (Mental Health America of Kentucky, a/k/a the Mental Health Association of Kentucky) will present the next topic in our Diversity Forum Series, "Severe Mental Illness, Stigma, and the Value of Treatment," a panel program featuring: Professor James T. R. Jones; George Walton, Esq.; and Dr. Rif El-Mallakh. These speakers include those with severe mental illness and an experienced psychiatrist from the Medical School.  Each panel member will speak, and then the entire panel will address questions. 

This event is co-sponsored by the  Diversity Committee and the Student Health Law Association is free and open to all. Complimentary pizza, provided by MHAKY, will be available at 11:30 a.m., in the hall outside of Room 275. Please bring your own drink.

For more information, please contact Robin Harris at 852-6083.


 

Speaker Bios