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Neuroscience of Suicidal Behavior

ORGANIZED BY:
Street Doctor

Event Date + Time:
February 15, 2020 3:00 pm - February 21, 2020 7:00 pm

Event Location:
Alexandria, Egypt

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Event Description:

Egypt has the highest percentages of suicide in the Arab world by 3799 cases in 2016. That’s why we will focus on suicidal behavior through awareness campaigns and link it with the psychiatric diseases.
The awareness will cover the following outlines:
**Brain areas affected during the process of suicide.
**Genetics linkage to the suicide
Is there are any genes associated with suicide.
**Culture of suicide (Blue whale)
Implications of modern society compared with religious beliefs.
**Environmental factors leading to suicide
Income, pollution, modernity, different community’s culture
**Social criteria of suicidal behaviors
**Suicide in psychiatry
**How to deal with persons who have taken a suicidal behavior

Type(s) of Event:

Lecture/Briefing, School Program, Social Media Campaign, Symposium, Workshop

Audiences:

General Public, High school students (9-12), Patients & Caregivers, University students

Required Registration?

Yes

Organizer’s Details


Organizing Institution:

Street Doctor

Contact Information:

Name: Hussein Youssef

Phone: 01281511520

Email: husseinahmedyoussef@gmail.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/StreetDr

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