CIHR’s COVID‑19 and Mental Health Research Initiative: Supporting the Mental Health and Substance Use Responses to COVID-19

Speaker: Samuel Weiss, PhD, FRSC, FCAHS
Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction, Government of Canada

The COVID‑19 pandemic has resulted in increased mental health challenges and substance-related harms for many Canadians. To support the immediate health services needs, CIHR and partners have funded more than 100 research projects, including 45 through the COVID‑19 in Mental Health and Substance Use Knowledge Synthesis funding opportunity. Join Dr. Weiss as he discusses the CMH Initiative and highlights key findings and cross-cutting themes that have emerged so far through this critical research.

With funding from the Government of Canada

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