Amanda Villalba A. da Silva, BSN.

Amanda has a Bachelor of Nursing from the Nursing School of University of São Paulo (USP).

She has experience in research as a former recipient of young investigator grant in two research projects from the PIBIC - Brazil (Programa Institucional de Bolsas de Iniciação Científica), one of them was funded by the Pro-Rectory of Research of the University of São Paulo and the other one by CNPq (Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico). The area of interest of both projects were related to pregnant women and obstetrics nursing.

Amanda was also a Member of the Academic League of Nursing in Intensive Care Unit, at the University Hospital of USP in 2014.

She was the first Latin-MH RCT fellow and contributed to the preparation and development of research in Brazil between August 2015 and August 2016.


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Tenth Latin-MH Study Group

It's going to be held at August 22nd, 10am EST, our 10th Latin-MH Study Group with the theme "Digital Technology for Preventing Early Mortality Among People Living with Serious Mental Illnesses". This webinar will be presented by Dr. John A. Naslund, PhD from Dartmouth College, and will be held in English, online, via Adobe Connect. Come join and build capacity with us!

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Ninth Latin-MH Study Group

It was held on May 29th our 9th Latin-MH Study Group with the theme "New Technologies for Mental Health Assistance". This theme, our study group was tutored by Dr. Ines Hungerbühler, PhD from University of São Paulo. The webinar was held via Adobe Connect, and this edition was in English. Watch it right now!

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Eighth Latin-MH Study Group

It was held on March 30th our 8th Latin-MH Study Group with the theme "IntelliCare - Mobile Apps for Depression and Anxiety". This time, the speaker was Dr. Kenneth Weingardt, PhD from Northwestern University. The webinar was held online via Adobe Connect, and this edition was in English. Watch the video right now! 

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Seventh Study Group Reunion Latin-MH

Our 7th Study Group consisted in the debate "Primary-Care Professionals Mental Health: work-related factors" with Dr. Andréa Tenório, and it was held on February 31st. In this meeting we discussed the findings of The PANDORA-SP Study. This webinar was broadcasted online via Adobe Connect and it happened in two sessions: one in portuguese and one in english. The link to the videos may be found below!

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