Professor Jayashri Kulkarni is an internationally renowned expert in the field and a high profile advocate for women's mental health. Women to this day in the most developed economies in the world earn less money than men, do more unpaid carer work and experience more mental health problems. She will describe the major issues which impact on women and their mental wellbeing, and strategies for improving women's mental health.
The event will be chaired by former Governor General, Dame Quentin Bryce, who will also speak on the issue of women's mental health.
Time: 6.00-6.30pm refreshments; 6.30-7.30pm Lecture and Q&A; 7.30-8.00pm refreshments; 8 pm close
Date: Friday 9 October 2015
Cost: Free but registration essential for catering purposes