The goal of this interdisciplinary concentration is to increase expertise in mental disorders among public health professionals. Students who complete this interdisciplinary concentration will be prepared to articulate the U.S. and global public health impact of mental disorders and obtain critical skills that will enable them to conduct important work, in both research and practice, aimed at understanding the causes and consequences of mental disorders as well as reducing their public health burden.
|ELIGIBILITY||Students from any academic department at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health|
|ADMISSIONS||Submit the concentration completion form within five business days of the registrar’s add/drop deadline for the quarter prior to graduation. For spring graduation, this would be within five business days of the Spring 2 add/drop deadline. For winter graduation, this would be within five business days of the Fall 2 add/drop deadline.|
|REQUIRED||Completion of 10 credits (C or higher for ordinal credit, S for S/NS credit):
|RECOMMENDED||Population mental health related practicum, thesis or dissertation|