SEMINAR: Stress & Resilience in the Face of COVID-19, Results from a Global Study
In partnership with Africa and Middle East Congress on Addiction (AMECA), the Duluth Global Health Research Institute (DGHRI) presents its monthly seminar series. The March webinar focuses on the topic of, “Stress and Resilience in the Face of COVID-19, Results from a Global Study,” presented by faculty member, Dr. Mustafa al’Absi with Dr. Arwa Ben Salah of the University of Monastir, Tunisia.
The webinar provides insight on the impacts of COVID-19 on global mental health and substance use problems. The information stems from Dr. al’Absi’s novel analysis, revealing the behavioral and socioeconomic dynamics of how people have adjusted during the pandemic. This virtual seminar is free and open for everyone to participate in.
WHEN: Tuesday, March 30, 2021
TIME: 3:00 to 4:00 pm (GMT)
- RSVP to receive the Zoom invitation and details!
Mustafa al’Absi, PhD, will provide an introduction to the impact of COVID-19 on global mental health and substance use problems.
Arwa Ben Salah, MD, University of Monastir, Tunisia, will examine the results on the impact of resilience in buffering the effects of social isolation on mental health and sleep.