Public Mental HealthSemester Course

Public Mental Health, Semester Course
Major Discipline(s)
Psychology, Public Health
Elective Course
Fall/Spring semester

In this course, we explore the different challenges faced by those with mental health conditions compared to physical health problems. Through peer-reviewed literature, policy briefs, popular media, and discussions with experts in the field, you develop the necessary competencies to make a positive difference as future leaders promoting healthy populations. Furthermore, the course introduces you to peer-reviewed literature development, as well as effective presentation methods.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Public Policy


Brian Odlaug

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

Ph.D. (School of Public Health, Faculty & Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, 2015), M.P.H (School of Public Health, Health Administration & Policy, University of Minnesota, 2012). Senior Medical Writer (H. Lundbeck A/S since 2015). Scientific Consultant (H. Lundbeck A/S and the University of Chicago, 2012-2015). Author/co-author of 4 books and over 175 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, peer-reviewer for over 40 scientific journals, and grant reviewer for several countries. With DIS since 2015.

Public Health, Brian Odlaug