Crisis Now – 2nd Annual Urgent and Emergency Mental Health Care Global Summit

Crisis Now – 2nd Annual Urgent and Emergency Mental Health Care Global Summit

Event Details

  • Venue : Education Development Center, 1025 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW Suite 700 West, Washington DC
  • Date : 09 September 2019 - 10 September 2019

Building on the success of 2018’s inaugural event, the 2nd Annual Urgent and Emergency Mental Health Care Global Summit will take place in September as part of the IIMHL Washington, DC., Leadership Exchange.

The summit brings together global leaders in the field of urgent and emergency mental health care to share good practice, learn from each other, and develop recommendations to take back to our respective politicians and policymakers to help bring about change.

The event is jointly hosted by NHS Clinical Commissioners (UK), RI International (USA), National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (USA) and National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (USA).

Confirmed speakers include:

  • David Covington, President and CEO, RI International
  • Dr Phil Moore, Chair of the Mental Health Commissioners Network at NHS Clinical Commissioners and¬†Deputy Chair (Clinical) at NHS Kingston CCG
  • Dr Caroline Dollery, Chair, NHS Mid Essex CCG
  • Norman Lamb MP, former health minister
  • Wendy Farmer, CEO, Behavioral Health Link
  • Dr Margie Balfour, VP for Clinical Innovation & Quality at Connections AZ

Please note: this event is fully booked.