Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Effects of Adversity on the Mental Health of U.S.-Born Mexican American Youth

Julianna Deardorff, PhD
Associate Professor
Community Health Sciences Division
UC Berkeley School of Public Health


Learning objectives:
By the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • List aspects of childhood adversity that affect youths' mental health
  • Understand aspects of adversity that are unique to Mexican American youth
  • Understand how adversity shapes stress pathways, adolescent health, and mental health among Mexican Americans


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Parnassus: LP-190
  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: 5275 Claremont Ave.


Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Wednesday, February 12 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, Carr Auditorium (Bldg. 3)
1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110