Nov 4th, 2011 by sfs
Deepa Rao, PhD, is a research assistant professor at the University of Washington and a licensed clinical psychologist. Her professional interests are in the area of global mental health and stigma reduction. Dr. Rao came to Georgetown as part of the Public Health in Asia event series to discuss her work developing individual and societal level behavioral interventions designed to improve mental health, reduce stigma, and promote the quality of life of people living with chronic illnesses in India and China.
For more information on Dr. Rao, visit the University of Washington's website for Global Health: http://globalhealth.washington.edu/faculty/deepa-rao