October 1, 2023


Trauma-related psychiatric problems akin to PTSD and melancholy have an effect on greater than twice as many ladies as males. Girls are additionally extra prone to expertise a power sickness that persists for greater than a 12 months. Regardless of the proof of intercourse variations within the epidemiology of trauma-related problems, little analysis has outlined clear threat pathways in girls. Current findings are setting the stage for extra detailed investigations of sex-dependent neurobiological threat components of trauma-related psychiatric problems and the right way to forestall, display screen, and deal with them. Equally vital, structural programs (for instance, well being care, carceral programs, foster care) can generate trauma-related experiences for ladies.

This webinar spotlights current scientific advances in translational, social, behavioral, and intervention analysis to higher perceive the intercourse and gender influences underlying the neurobiology of and advancing improved psychological well being outcomes for PTSD, melancholy, and suicidal ideas and behaviors in girls.

In regards to the Workplace for Disparities Analysis and Workforce Variety Webinar Sequence

The Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity Webinar Series is designed for investigators conducting or interested in conducting research on mental health disparities, women’s mental health, minority mental health, and rural mental health.

Sponsored by

Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity (ODWD)


This event is free, but you must register to attend.


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