Viviane Kovess-Masfety

Viviane Kovess-Masfety

Psychiatrist and Epidemiologist, President of the WPA Section on Epidemiology and Public Health (France)

Viviane Kovess-Masfety is a psychiatrist and epidemiologist, currently working as Associate Professor at the Université de Montréal and Assistant Professor at the McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Dr. Kovess-Masfety is the President of the WPA Section on Epidemiology and Public Health. She is also a guest Professor at the Mailman School of Public Health in Columbia University, New York USA and Associate Professor at the University of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy.

She is the author of various international publications and the editor of an international review of psychiatric epidemiology (SPPE). Her fields of interest have been: psychiatric epidemiology methodology, urban/rural comparisons, services research, international and European comparisons, among them gender and school children mental health.

SYMPOSIUM SL11: PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH

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CHAIR Afzal Javed (UK / Pakistan) CO-CHAIR Gisele Apter (France) SPEAKER THEMES Viviane Kovess (France): Importance of Child Psychiatric Epidemiology in Developing Access to Care for Mental Health Problems. Samia Latif (UK): Public Mental Health; Determinants and Approaches. Monica Eva Mucheru (Kenya): Public Private Partnership in Psychosocial Rehabilitation: Airticket Kenyan Experience. Virginija Adomaitienė (Lithuania): The Role of […]

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SYMPOSIUM SL1: MENTAL HEALTH OF SCHOOL CHILDREN IN EUROPE

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CHAIR Viviane Kovess-Masfety (France) CO-CHAIR Sigita Lesinskienė (Lithuania) SPEAKER THEMES Viviane Kovess-Masfety (France), Anders Boyd (France) & SCMHE group: SCMHE Project: Purpose and Methodology: the Role of Parental Attitudes on Children‘s Mental Health. Mathilde Husky (France), Anders Boyd (France) & SCMHE group: Children‘s Mental Health Across Eight Countries: Results of Self Evaluation Using the DI. Sigita Lesinskienė […]

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