Management of Depression Simulation Course

OVERVIEW

Major depressive disorder is one of the most prevalent causes of disability in the world. It is typified by recurring periods of sadness, loss of interest, poor concentration and feelings of worthlessness. According to WHO (World Health Organization), depression is currently fourth among the top leading causes of the global burden of disease; it is predicted that by the year 2020. Depression will be ranked second.

 

AIM

To gain a detailed understanding of management of depression

 

OBJECTIVE

At the end of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate mental status examination
  • Identify the clinical features of depression
  • Recognize treatment modalities for depression
  • Demostrate focused history taking from a depressed patient

 

VENUE

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Medical Simulation Center (KHMSC), 2nd floor, Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center, Dubai Healthcare City.

 

REGISTRATION

Visit http://events.dhcc.ae

For more information contact: simulation@mbru.ac.ae

Tel: 04 383 8814-15 or call 800-MBRU



Contact Us

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Medical Simulation Center
Building 14, Dubai Healthcare City
P.O Box 505055, Dubai UAE

Phone: 800-MBRU (6278)
Email: simulation@mbru.ac.ae

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