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Summer Institutes

Summer Institute in Mental Health Research

Offered By: Department of Mental Health

Online | Part-Time

About the Summer Institute in Mental Health Research

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The Summer Institute in Mental Health Research offers:

  • A variety of mental health-related courses, many of which touch upon the Covid-19 pandemic
  • Online course offerings
  • The option of taking courses for either credit or non-credit
  • A certificate of completion for all courses taken
  • Tuition remission for JHU faculty and staff

The Institute focuses on methodological and substantive topics in mental health and substance-use research. It is intended for working professionals or students who are interested in developing research expertise in the epidemiology of mental health and substance use disorders, the implementation and evaluation of mental health services and interventions, and/or the methodological issues encountered in mental health research in the population. Our experts are not only training the next generation of public health leaders, they are leading the way in research areas, including the mental health implications of Covid-19.

After completing the program, participants will understand the latest findings on the occurrences of mental health and substance use disorders in the population and their implications for public mental health; know the steps involved in the scientific, empirical evaluation of services and interventions targeted for mental health outcomes; and acquire the skills and knowledge needed in using the state of the art methodological tools for collecting and analyzing mental health data.

Tuition and Funding

Contact Us

Michelle C. Carlson, PhD

Pamela Collins, MD

Patricia Scott, BS
tele 410-955-1906  fax 410-614-7469