Post-Doctoral Research at the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo
Dr. Silva is a family doctor with several years of clinical experience. She has been a member of EPSIQ for over 6 years. She finished her PhD in 2013, under supervision of Prof. Menezes, analyzing epidemiological database on mental health. Dr. Silva was Project Coordinator of LATIN-MH Hub from 2013 to 2015, leading the Brazilian research team, coordinating the formative phase for developing the intervention and setting up the pilot study. During the period, she dealt with all aspects involved in the research component of this proposal and was constantly liaising with investigators from the Lima site and international collaborators and consultants. 
From July to October 2015, Dr. Silva coordinated the LATIN-MH Data Center. She was working directly with the developer and statistician, preparing the database for full trial to be used in both sites, as well as the development of electronic data collection. She coordinated the supervision of data entry, organization and preparation of data base for statistical analysis. She was also be responsible to evaluate the intervention, contributing to the analysis, writing up and dissemination of the research findings.

Coming up

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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Latest events

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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