Leading the Integration of Physical and Mental Health Care
A conference on evidence-based practices for managing medical conditions for people with mental health problems.
Type of Event:
Summits, Symposiums & Conferences
February 07, 2020
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Chestnut Residence and Conference Centre
89 Chestnut Street
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the University Health Network invite health care providers to a conference on evidence-based practices for managing medical conditions for people with mental health problems.
The conference will cover:
the relationship between physical health conditions and mental illness, new paradigms for understanding the link, and understanding treatment implications
up-to-date evidence-based practices and recommendations on current screening, pharmacological and behavioural approaches and interventions for managing mental health problems and medical conditions including cardiovascular disease, metabolic disease and cancer
the impact of concurrent physical and mental health problems on the lives of patients and their family members and caregivers