Joint AMECA / ISAM Symposia 2017
27 November 2017
AMECA 2018
15 July 2018

AMECA Organizes a symposium in Uganda on March 16th, 2018

Symposium on Trauma, Addiction, and Mental Health
Friday, March 16, 2017 | 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Kampala, Uganda

Symposium Themes

  • Research in trauma, addiction, and mental health comorbidity
  • Interventions and the state of clinical practice in East Africa

Call for Abstracts

Faculty, researchers, students, clinicians, and community health educators are invited to submit abstracts related to the theme of the symposium. Abstracts may be submitted for presentations or posters. Call for abstracts will open in December and be due on February 1, 2018.


Hosted in partnership by Makerere University Department of Psychiatry and University of Minnesota Medical School.

Organizing Committee: Dr. Raymond Odokonyero, Department of Psychiatry; Dr. Noeline Nakasujja, Department of Psychiatry; Dr. Sadiq Yusuf, Saint Augustine International University; Dr. Mustafa al’Absi, Department of Family Medicine, University of Minnesota

2021-2022 AMECA Seminar Series