Faculty

Javier Vasquez is the  Human Rights Advisor at the Pan-American Health Organisation (PAHO)/Regional Office of the World Health

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Javier Vasquez

Soumitra Pathare (Course Co-ordinator) is a Consultant Psychiatrist at Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune. He has contributed to the WHO

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Soumitra Pathare

Jaya Sagade (Course Co-ordinator) was Vice Principal and Associate Professor at the ILS Law College, Pune. She retired from

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Jaya Sagade

Oliver Lewis is Executive Director of the Mental Disability Advocacy Center (www.mdac.info), an international human rights organization headquartered

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Oliver Lewis

Itzhak Levav is currently Adviser on Research, Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Israel and Adjunct Associate Professor Queen’s

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Itzhak Levav

Alberto Minoletti is MD, psychiatrist, Professor of Mental Health Policy and Services, School of Public Health, University of Chile. Former

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Alberto Minoletti

Caroline Kim has an M.Sc. and a B.Sc. from McGill University where she studied psychiatric genetics, and has

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Caroline Kim

B.A. LL.M.

Vaijayanti Joshi is the Principal of the ILS Law College, Pune and has a teaching experience

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Vaijayanti Joshi

Sylvester Katontoka a Consumer, Founder and President of Mental Health Users Network of Zambia (MHUNZA) was diagnosed with Depression in

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Sylvester Katontoka

Angelo Fioritti is Director of the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Department, Bologna Health Trust. His collaborations in the field

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Angelo Fioritti

Michelle Funk is Coordinator of Mental Health Policy and Service Development, Human Rights and Legislation at the World Health Organization

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Michelle Funk

Natalie Drew has been working at WHO since 1999. She is responsible for coordinating the work related to mental health

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Natalie Drew

Vandana Gopikumar has a Masters degree in Medical and Psychiatric Social Work from the Madras School of Social Work, Chennai

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Vandana Gopikumar

Christine Ogaranko is a Social Worker by training, having obtained a Master of Social Work degree in Manitoba, Canada. She

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Christine Ogaranko

Dovilė Juodkaitė is a lawyer. She graduated from the Law Faculty of Vilnius University in 1998, and further on continued

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Dovilė Juodkaitė

Steven Allen is a Campaigns Director of the Mental Disability Advocacy Centre (MDAC), an international human rights organisation using the

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Steven Allen

Dr. Fahmy Hanna a qualified medical doctor and psychiatrist from Egypt, he received his postgraduate certificates and training in Egypt

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Dr Fahmy Hanna

Ms Sunkel is a leading South African voice for the rights of people with mental health problems. She works for

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Charlene Sunkel