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Prof. Sara Evans-Lacko

Sara Evans-Lacko psychiatrist Controversias Psiquiatry Barcelona
London School of Economics, United Kingdom
Talk Global mental health treatment disparities
Date Thursday, April 25th, 2019
Time 16:45 to 17:30
Round Table Generic aspects of resistance development


Dr. Evans-Lacko is an Associate Professorial Research Fellow in the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the London School of Economics and Political Science and has a visiting professor affiliation at the Federal University of Sao Paulo, Mackenzie University and the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s College London. She has a longstanding interest and expertise in pathways to care and social support for people with mental illness and the evaluation of public health interventions, especially anti-stigma interventions, to improve access to care for people with mental illness. Stigma and its impact on help-seeking and access to care is a complex problem across countries. Thus, her research also aims to advance the development and understanding of these issues from a global perspective. Dr. Evans-Lacko has a PhD in Health Policy and Management, from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. To date she has authored or co-authored more than 110 peer reviewed publications.