2023 Duke Health Forum: Rebuilding Emotional Resilience & Mental Wellbeing

Event sponsored by:

Policy and Organizational Management Program
Arts & Sciences (A&S)
Bass Connections
Division of Community Health
Department of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Duke Alumni Association (DAA)
Duke Cancer Institute
Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI)
Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS)
Office of Global Affairs
Psychology and Neuroscience
Sanford School of Public Policy
School of Medicine (SOM)
School of Nursing (SON)
The Chronicle




Emotional Resilience & Mental Wellbeing
Mental health issues are recognized as potentially the next pandemic. How could we rebuild emotional strength and resilience for all ages to achieve holistic wellness? State, federal, and international health and human services leaders will discuss the current challenges and initiatives relating to behavior and mental health. The distinguished panel will share strategies, policies, and innovative thinking in understanding and tackling psychological issues, as well as their insights on the multi-faceted impacts on individuals and our society. Speakers: David Johnson - Deputy Assistant Secretary, US Dept. of Health & Human Services Chris Jones - Commissioner, ND Dept. of Health & Human Services Kody Kinsley - Secretary, NC Dept. of Health & Human Services Li-Feng Lee - Deputy Minister, Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare Jilma Meneses - Secretary, Washington Dept. of Social & Health Services * Lunch provided for the first 100 registered attendees. Please go to https://bit.ly/3PRKneM (or click on the "more event information" box below). Event poster can be found at: bit.ly/3JQstVV