Presenter: Maddie Reinert & Theresa Nguyen
Description: This coffee break presentation will share the work of fellow Ambassador, Theresa Nguyen, and colleague, Maddy Reinert, at Mental Health America (MHA). MHA strives to be person-centered and focuses on a patient participatory approach in all their research efforts, including most recently, their data collection effort within their online screening program, which is exploring the impact of COVID-19 and race disparities in mental health. The audience heard more about their organization’s targeted data collection effort and how findings will translate to our understanding of COVID-19 mental health effects in the US.
Keywords: Mental Health, COVID-19, Racial Disparities, Data Collection & Translation