The Surgeon General takes aim at loneliness: Dr. Vivek Murthy on mental health and connection
October 12th @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
This in-person event is on October 12 at 3 p.m. Register for free to attend in person. Event open to Harvard ID holders only.
With approximately half of U.S. adults reporting feelings of loneliness, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy is calling for action to foster social connections across communities, within health settings and workplaces, and across age groups, particularly young people. In this fireside chat, Dr. Murthy will take your questions about social connectedness, mental health, and well-being. Join us for this exceptional Q&A.
Dr. Vivek Murthy, U.S. Surgeon General
Stephanie Pinder-Amaker, Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer; Director, College Mental Health Program, McLean Hospital; Associate Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School