Mental Health in Primary Care


Moderators: Dr. Walid Ammar and Dr. Nadim Karam 
15:15 – 15:45 The burden of disease, injuries and risk factors in the EMR: Past, present and future in a changing environment
 Ali Mokdad, Ph.D.


15:45 – 16:45 Panel Discussion
Mental health services in primary care in humanitarian settings (a community based approach)
Milena Osorio 
Integrating Mental Health in primary care settings in Lebanon
Rabih  EL Chammay, M.D.
Supporting Lebanon’s community Mental Health strategy: a collaborative pilot project in RHUH
Nada Zahreddine, MD and Marie Darmayan
Using knowledge translation approaches in informing health policy: Lessons from Mental Health in Primary Health care
Fadi Jardali, Ph.D.
16:45- 17:00 BREAK
 Moderators: Dr. Mona Osman and Dr. Bernard Gerbaka
17:00- 17:20  Learning and Communication Disorders in Primary Care
Antonio Hardan, M.D. 
17:20- 17:40 Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures in Children and Adolescents: Complex Etiology and Management
Rolla Shbarro, M.D.
17:40 – 18:00 Adverse childhood experiences and their relation to future adult health: The life course lens to health in Saudi Arabia
  Fadia AlBuhairan, M.D.
18:50 – 18:20 Screening for depression in older adults
George Karam, M.D.
18:20 – 18:30 Q&A