Come Join Us for Three Days of:

  • Keynote sessions featuring Margarita Alegría, Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and Octavio Martínez, Executive Director of the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
  • Symposia on a variety of topics, with a keynote symposium on the Affordable Care Act, focusing on challenges to service delivery for patients of diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Workshops on patient care, teaching, and research
  • See old friends and make new ones.

This Program Will Prepare Attendees To:

  • Identify policy resources for improving cultural competence of clinical care, education, and research in mental health
  • Analyze and appraise the cultural applicability of policies and practices to diverse populations
    Integrate cultural considerations in policies and practice guidelines relevant to their work in clinical care, education and research
  • Develop education materials on cultural psychiatry for health care professionals




This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture. The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Day 1 – 6.75; Day 2 – 6.75; Day 3 – 6.0)


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