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The Surgeon General takes aim at loneliness: Dr. Vivek Murthy on mental health and connection

October 12th @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

In Person
Headshot of U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy

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


Date: October 12th
Time: 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Calendars: School-wide Events, University-wide Events


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Kresge Building
In Person